Vehicle accident knocks down power lines on Parham Rd.

Posted at 7:57 PM, Dec 02, 2012

HENRICO, Va. (WTVR)—Henrico Police confirmed that a vehicular accident knocked out power lines near Parham Road and Fordson Road after car slammed into a pole.

Jim Norvelle with Virginia Dominion Power said the utility company working on the scene right now and hopes that power will be restored around 2 a.m. Monday morning.

Norvelle said that a utility pole and power lines are being replaced.

At one point there were more than 4,000 power outages. That number quickly dropped to  2,453 outages. Then, by 8:16 p.m. the outages remained at 139.