Power out overnight near Lake Scranton after utility pole struck by car


SCRANTON, LACKAWANNA COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU-TV) About 200 PPL customers who were without power overnight are now back in the light.

Late Thursday night, a vehicle took out a utility pole on Route 307 near the intersection with Pen Y Bryn Drive (near Lake Scranton) at 10:30 last night.

The vehicle also destroyed a fence. No word on any injuries in the accident. PPL crew worked through the night to restore power at 7 a.m. this morning.

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