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Crash Knocks Out Power To Hundreds In Columbus

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One person was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries. One person was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
COLUMBUS, N.C. - A crash in Columbus left a majority of the town without power Monday.

Police tell us the single vehicle crash happened around 8 a.m. on Mill Street.  Two utility poles were knocked down leaving more than 800 people without power, according to the Duke Energy website.

Mill Street, or NC 108, was closed between Peak and Walker streets as of 3:30 p.m. 

Officials say the road has since reopened and power has been returned to homes and business in the area.

One person was taken to the hospital with non life-threatening injuries.
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