Crash Causes Outage
Prince George, B.C.- About 313 BC Hydro customers in the Salmon Valley area are without power as the result of a serious crash on highway 97 north this afternoon.
The collision resulted in one vehicle going off highway and hitting a power pole, which pulled down wires.
B.C. Hydro crews were expected to arrive on scene around 3:30 this afternoon.
There is no estimate on when repairs to the line may be complete.
In the meantime, the highway remains closed until the repairs can be made.