Accident knocks out power for Chesterfield residents

Posted on: 8:16 pm, December 29, 2013, by , updated on: 08:18pm, December 29, 2013

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WTVR) – Chesterfield Police are on the scene of an accident that happened Sunday afternoon.

Police received a call around 3:10 for an accident near Courthouse Road and Hull Street.  They told us a vehicle hit a pole.

Dominion was called to the scene to repair a pole.  The accident caused a power outage for 2,700 customers.  As of 8 p.m., they are still working to restore power for 100 customers.

Jim Norvelle, a Dominion spokesperson, told CBS 6 that the intersection will be shut down for a few more hours.  They expect to be done with repairs sometime between 9 and 11 p.m.

Stay with CBS 6 News and WTVR.com for updates.