Car Knocks Out Power for 1,000 in Leicester

UPDATE: Leicester's Lights Back On after Car Wipes Out Pole LEICESTER – A car ran off of Rte. 20A and knocked down a utility pole Tuesday afternoon, causing a local power outage. According to first repsonders at the scene, the car struck the pole at about 2:10 p.m. No one was transported to the hospital as a result of the accident. According to NYSEG's website, 1,042 of their Leicester customers are currently without power. The … [Read more...]