Car crashes into pole in downtown Topeka, causes power outage

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TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – Around 60 people were without power early Monday evening after a car crashed into a pole.

It happened just before 5 p.m. near Southwest 12th & Southwest Lincoln Streets.

As of 5:05 p.m., about 60 people were without power.

Evergy Outage map as of 5:05 p.m.

The Topeka & Shawnee County Public Library said the outage affected the building. Power was restored to the area just after 5:30 p.m.

KSNT News is working to gather more information about this crash.

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