Power outages in St. John's caused by traffic accident

Published on June 23, 2014

Power outages are reported on Blackhead Road, Waterford Bridge Road, Southside Road, Old Topsail Road, Shea Heights and Cape Spear as a result of that vehicle hitting a pole this morning on Blackhead Road.

The collision occurred shortly after 6:30 a.m. when a van struck a pole and went off Blackhead Road.


The driver has been transported to hospital.


Newfoundland Power crews are on the scene now.