Power cut in Gate Pa and Parkvale following crash
PowerCo advise that there is a power outage in both Parkvale and Gate Pa following a vehicle striking a power pole overnight.
Police report that emergency services were alerted to a single vehicle crash on Courtney Rd in Parkvale just before 2am.
"A car collided with a power pole," says a Police spokesperson.
"The single occupant was taken to hospital by ambulance."
The status of the person injured is unknown at this stage.
The power cut has affect 37 properties in Parkvale and 41 properties in Gate Pa.
Power is estimated to be fully restored by 9.31am.
At the scene? Phone 0800 SUNLIVE or email email@example.com