Bardstown Road reopens after utility pole fire; power restored

Bardstown Road reopens after utility pole fire; power restored

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - A busy stretch of Bardstown Road reopened about an hour after a utility pole fire shut it down in both directions.

About 300 customers were left without power for a brief period of time. LG&E's outage map shows power has been restored.

A MetroSafe supervisor said the incident was reported at 4:49 a.m. in the 3300 block of Bardstown Road, which is near Goldsmith Lane.

MetroSafe had no information about the cause of the fire.

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