Van Hits Pole In New Smyrna Beach, Power Out For 400 Customers
Volusia County, Fla. -
A van crashed into a utility pole on US1 between Ronnoc Lane and Orange Street, causing power to go out for about 400 customers earlier this morning. According to the New Smyrna Beach Utilities Commission, customers between Canal Street and Industrial Drive are with out power.
After the crash, the northbound lanes were closed while police investigated the incident and utility crews could clean up the electrical debris.
The northbound lands have since reopened and police say the pole was damaged beyond repair and will have to be replaced.
Islesboro and Inlet Shores areas also lost power but have since restored.