Car crash leaves Norwich homes without power

Homes in Norwich have been left without power after a car crashed into an electricity pole. UK Power

Homes in Norwich have been left without power after a car crashed into an electricity pole. UK Power Networks - Credit: Archant

Homes in Norwich have been left without power after a car crashed into an electricity pole.

Homes in Norwich have been left without power after a car crashed into an electricity pole. Picture:

Homes in Norwich have been left without power after a car crashed into an electricity pole. Picture: UK Power Networks - Credit: Archant

UK Power Networks was made aware of the cut at 5:01am on Monday when users reported it.

It is thought that four customers were affected in one postcode area in Horsford, Hainford and Spixworth.

A spokesman for UK Power Networks said: 'Engineers are working as quickly as possible to repair an electricity pole which was hit by a car between Drayton Lane and School Road.

'For safety reasons we needed to turn off power supplies to four customers from 6.29am. Repairs continue to reconnect supplies.'


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Power was regained at 12.34pm.

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