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Crash knocked out power to 1600-plus homes in Chesterfield

Posted at 11:39 PM, Jan 25, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-26 10:20:53-05

CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. — A crash knocked out power to more than 1,600 homes in Chesterfield County Saturday night.

Chesterfield Police said the wreck happened in the 5700 block of Belmont Road just before 10:55 p.m.

Officials said no one was injured, but the crash knocked out power to 1,641 customers, according to Dominion Energy.

Restoration times were estimated at between 4 and 7 a.m. Sunday, according to the power company’s website. 

Additionally, the wreck closed due a stretch of Belmont Road since power lines were lying across the road, according to police.

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