Early morning power outages in 2 local communities caused by car crash involving pole

MONROEVILLE, Pa. — Over 800 houses in Monroeville and Plum started their days with no power after a car crash involving a pole.

The accident happened in the 4600 block of William Penn Highway early Friday.

Our crew at the scene saw Duquesne Light working repairs.

Channel 11 also saw that at least two cars were involved in the accident. A police car and a silver Honda were both being taken from the scene.

According to Monroeville’s police chief, the police car hit debris from the crash and needed towed.

Monroeville police said no one was hurt in the crash.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.

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