Henrico accident knocks out light pole, causes power outages

Henrico accident knocks out light pole, causes power outages

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Police are investigating an accident in Henrico that caused a car to catch fire.

Two cars were involved in this accident that ended up hitting a light pole. The impact caused power lines to fall on a third car, catching it on fire.

This happened around 8:15 p.m. in the area of Laburnum and Nine Mile Road. Henrico officials say two people were hospitalized but are expected to be fine. Laburnum and Nine Mile were shut down for a short time.

As a result, you can expect some power outages in the area as crews work to repair the light pole. 

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