Crash knocks out power

Published 8:47 am Sunday, February 7, 2021

Suffolk Police and Suffolk Fire & Rescue responded to a single-vehicle accident in the 1100 block of East Washington Street early Sunday morning.

The crash was reported at 3:46 a.m., according to a city press release.

The driver was taken by ground ambulance to a hospital with injuries not deemed life-threatening, the press release stated.


Email newsletter signup

The vehicle struck and damaged a power pole during the accident. The roadway has been closed for several hours for the repair work. Dominion Energy stated 16 people were without power.