Crash causes power outage after pickup hits hydro pole
Spencer Turcotte, CTV Kitchener
Published Saturday, November 2, 2019 3:34PM EDT
BADEN - A crash in Baden caused a power outage after a pickup truck hit a hydro pole early Saturday morning.
Waterloo Regional Police say it happened around 2:40 a.m.
A 27-year-old man from Wilmot Township was arrested and charged with impaired operation and exceeding legal blood levels following the crash, according to police.
They say the pickup was travelling westbound on Snyders Road East between Sandhills Road and Gingerich Road.
Power was restored in Baden before 11 a.m. Saturday morning.
About 740 customers were affected by the outage.