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Crash knocks out power

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.

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.