Wreck causes power outage in midtown and north Tulsa

TULSA, Okla — UPDATE (5/19 4:07 p.m.) — Wayne Greene with PSO told FOX23 that power has been restored to all customers who lost power due to the crash.


The Tulsa Police Department (TPD) said that a single car crash on 1st Street near south Utica Ave. caused a small grass fire and power outage in midtown and north Tulsa.

TPD said the driver exited the highway too fast causing the car to roll over and knock a live powerline down.

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The driver was transported to the hospital, and the Tulsa Fire Department put the grass fire out.

Wayne Greene with PSO said 303 customers are without power, and they anticipate power being restored around 4:00 p.m.

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