14 Jul 2009

Car crash cuts electricity in Auckland suburb

9:49 am on 14 July 2009

About 2,000 customers were left without power in the Auckland suburb of Mt Eden for several hours on Tuesday morning.

A car struck a power pole at about 4.30am, cutting the electricity supply.

Lines company Vector expected to have the power supply restored to almost all households and businesses by about 8.30am.