Corvette crash causes power outage


Investigators check damages after a Corvette crashed into a utility pole along county Road 65 near Port Jefferson, Saturday, May 12.

Investigators check damages after a Corvette crashed into a utility pole along county Road 65 near Port Jefferson, Saturday, May 12.


Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

PORT JEFFERSON — A Corvette crashed into a utility pole at about 5:10 p.m., Saturday, May 11, near Port Jefferson.

More than 100 area residents were without power for several hours as a result of the crash.

The vehicle struck a pole along state Route 65, just north of state Route 47. No other vehicles were involved in the accident.

DP&L’s outage map indicated 133 customers were without power. Power was restored by 9:30 p.m., Saturday.

Minor injuries were reported in the crash. The Maplewood Fire Department and Perry Port Salem Rescue responded.

The crash remains under investigation by the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators check damages after a Corvette crashed into a utility pole along county Road 65 near Port Jefferson, Saturday, May 12.
https://www.sidneydailynews.com/wp-content/uploads/sites/47/2018/05/web1_SDN051318Crash2.jpgInvestigators check damages after a Corvette crashed into a utility pole along county Road 65 near Port Jefferson, Saturday, May 12. Luke Gronneberg | Sidney Daily News

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