Car crash knocks out power to homes in South-Central El Paso

POSTED: 06:16 AM MST Feb 22, 2013    UPDATED: 09:20 PM MST Jan 14, 2014 
EL PASO -

Power was shortly cut off to a South-Central El Paso neighborhood after a car crashed into a utility pole, Thursday night.

The incident happened about 9:30 a.m.near the intersection of Concepcion and Blanco

Police say the driver backed up and drove away before they arrived. El Paso Electric crews had to temporarily shut off power while fixing the pole.