Crash snaps power pole in Daytona Beach, power out along US-1

A bad crash brought down a power pole along Ridgewood Avenue (U.S. Highway 1) in Daytona Beach, shutting down the highway in both directions and knocking out power in the area.

US-1 is now back open.

Ridgewood Avenue was shut down between Madison Avenue and Mason Avenue, Daytona Beach firefighters said.

Fire crews said an SUV flipped over into a power pole just after 12:30 p.m. on Ridgewood Avenue at Pierce Avenue.

The crash caused the pole to snap, causing a power outage to the surrounding area. It was not immediately clear how many homes and businesses lost power.

No injuries were reported, and the cause of the crash remains under investigation.

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