Power outages reported after TARC bus hits utility pole in Highlands

VIDEO: TARC bus crash knocks out power in the Highlands
Published: Oct. 27, 2016 at 12:43 PM EDT|Updated: Oct. 27, 2016 at 3:48 PM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - About 1,400 people lost power Thursday morning when a TARC bus hit a utility pole.

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A MetroSafe supervisor said the incident was reported about 7:55 a.m. at Bardstown and Taylorsville roads in the Highlands.

Crews put up barricades and stop signs in the area because of malfunctioning stoplights.

No injuries were reported in the accident.

At 11:30 a.m., the number of customers without power was down to about 400. An LG&E spokeswoman said power should be restored to everyone by around 2:30 p.m. CIick here to monitor power outages on LG&E's outage map.

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