BREAKING: Traffic crash, power outage in west Jackson
BREAKING NEWS: JACKSON, Tenn. — A traffic crash in west Jackson is causing traffic to be rerouted and apparently is the cause for leaving many people in the area without power. According to eyewitnesses on the scene, a utility pole was hit by a vehicle at Grandview Drive and North Parkway just after 10 p.m. The crash caused a power pole to break in two and knock down power lines. No word on any injuries or details surrounding the crash. Utility crews on the scene tell WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News it could be several hours for power to be restored to that area. No word from JEA as to how many customers are affected. Stay with WBBJ 7 Eyewitness News and www.wbbjtv.com for the latest.