Power outage affecting over 800 Cabarrus County residents - | WBTV Charlotte

Power outage affecting over 800 Cabarrus County residents

Fred Craft | WBTV Fred Craft | WBTV
HARRISBURG, NC (WBTV) -

Over 800 people who live in Cabarrus County are without power Friday morning. 

According to the Duke Energy outage map, a power outage is affecting people who live in the Harrisburg area along University City Boulevard near Interstate 485. 

The outage was first reported just before 2 a.m. Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say a vehicle struck a power pole at Harris Houston Road and Bridgehampton Drive. Crews said the vehicle had damaged equipment. 

Power is expected to be restored around 5:30 a.m.

Astoria Drive at Harris Houston Road is expected to be shut down for several hours due to the incident. 

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