Vehicle accident causes power outage in downtown Camas

1,539 customers were affected

A power outage affected 1,539 Clark Public Utilities customers in Camas, Wednesday.

Erica Erland, with Clark PUD communications, said a vehicle hit a wire supporting a power pole in the 600 block of Southeast Union Street at approximately 1 p.m.

“1,481 customers were out for about 50 minutes,” she said. “Another 58 were out for a total of an hour-and-a-half.”

The power was rerouted and restored.

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