SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – About 1,400 SMUD customers were in the dark Thursday morning after a truck knocked out power to the area.
The crash happened along Watt Avenue near Hyde Way. The driver hit a power pole and continued through a fence, getting stuck.READ MORE: Stagg High Stabbing Suspect Anthony Gray Ordered To Undergo Mental Evaluation
The driver stayed on the scene and was not injured. He is not being suspected of DUI, the CHP says. There may be other factors in the crash, they say.READ MORE: Boosted Californians Getting COVID At Twice The Rate Of Those Vaccinated But Not Boosted
It appears this isn’t the first time that someone has hit the fence in this spot. There are several metal poles that were pushed over in the crash.MORE NEWS: Applications Now Open For $10K Grants For Sacramento Artists
SMUD workers restored power to customers in the 6 a.m. hour Thursday.