Brockport crash leads to power outages

January 09, 2019 09:10 PM

A crash in Brockport on Wednesday led to power outages after a driver caused a utility pole to fall down.

According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, they responded to Route 31 at Owens Road around 3:21 p.m. on Wednesday for the one vehicle accident. After investigation, it was found that a driver was traveling westbound on the route when he crashed into a utility pole, causing the wires from the poles to fall down. 

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The driver was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital with minor injuries, and Route 31 between Owens and Route 260 are currently closed as National Grid repairs and restores power in the immediate area. 

The cause of the accident remains under investigation. 


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