Car crash caused 900 homes to lose power in Bainbridge

Car crash caused 900 homes to lose power in Bainbridge
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BAINBRIDGE, Ga. (WCTV) — Georgia Power says 900 households lost power in Bainbridge Monday after a car hit a pole near one of its substations.

Power initially went out around 2 a.m., and Georgia Power says it was restored for customers by 12:30 p.m.

The power company says the crash was the reason why it took longer to restore power than normal.

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