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Police search for hit-and-run driver who brought down power lines

Posted at 6:35 AM, Oct 31, 2014
and last updated 2014-10-31 06:35:50-04

RICHMOND, Va. -- Police are looking for the driver who drove into a power pole along the 3500 block of Hopkins Road in South Richmond and then ran away from the crash scene early Friday morning.

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The impact of the crash knocked power lines onto Hopkins Road.

No one was seriously hurt, but a second car had to stop on Hopkins due to debris in the roadway.

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The crash and clean up closed Hopkins Road between Jeff Davis Highway and Holly Springs Avenue for several hours Friday morning. The road reopened by 6 a.m.

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Anyone with information about this crash is asked to call Crime Stopper at (804) 780-1000.