ATLANTA — A car crash left some people in the dark Friday night in one part of Atlanta.

According to Georgia Power, just over 250 customers were affected by the outage. A car hit a pole off of Monroe Drive near Piedmont.

Atlanta Fire Rescue said a transformer on the pole caught fire. Fire officials also said the company had to turn off the power so that the flames could be extinguished. 

No injuries were reported. Power crews are working to fix the problem. 


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