Leicester’s Lights Back On after Car Wipes Out Pole

LEICESTER – Repair crews have restored power to the approximately 1,000 customers who were in the dark after a car knocked down a utility pole Tuesday afternoon. According to NYSEG's website, power is restored to all 1,042 customers who were affected by the outage. At about 2:10 p.m., the car ran off of Rte. 20A between Keeney Road and Perry Road and struck the pole. No one was injured. The Leicester Fire Department responded to the … [Read more...]