Accident knocks out power in Bedford Hills

Power is back on for Bedford Hills residents who lost electricity due to a car accident.Officials say the accident occurred at around 2 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Bedford Center and Springhurst

News 12 Staff

Jun 24, 2009, 9:50 PM

Updated 5,441 days ago

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Accident knocks out power in Bedford Hills
Power is back on for Bedford Hills residents who lost electricity due to a car accident.Officials say the accident occurred at around 2 a.m. Wednesday at the intersection of Bedford Center and Springhurst roads. According to police, a car driven by an 18-year-old man crashed into a utility pole, knocking power out to at least 150 customers. Power has since been restored. Police say alcohol may have been a factor in the crash and they are awaiting results of a blood test. Three tickets were issued to the driver.The driver was taken to Westchester Medical Center as a precaution, but officials say he was not seriously injured.


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