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Traffic contraflowed at Kahe Power Plant after car crash knocks down power lines

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NANAKULI, OAHU (HawaiiNewsNow) -

Traffic on Farrington Highway near the Kahe Power Plant is being contraflowed after a utility pole was damaged in a motor vehicle crash Saturday night.

The crash happened at about 10:30 p.m. and sent an 18-year-old woman to the hospital in serious condition.

Hawaiian Electric Company said the crash also caused a power outage that affected 1,500 customers. Electricity was restored before 4 a.m.

Crews were still at the scene replacing the pole. Traffic is being contraflowed from Alii Nui Drive to Kahe Point.

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