Crash brings down power lines, closes road in Plaza Midwood

Crash involving downed power lines closes part of Central Avenue

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A crash brought down power lines in Plaza Midwood early Friday morning, closing part of Central Avenue.

The crash happened just after 1 a.m. on Central Avenue, closing the area between Hawthorne Lane and Lamar Avenue. Power lines could be seen in the roadway with a leaning power pole and the traffic light hanging in the balance. At least seven people in the area lost power.

No one was seriously hurt in the crash.

We’re working to learn more about what may have caused the crash.

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