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Power pole damaged by hit and run causes outages in Portsmouth

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PORTSMOUTH, Va. – A hit and run incident damaged a power pole in the 3600 block of High Street early Monday morning and caused power outages in the area.

Portsmouth Police tweeted about the incident around 6:30 a.m.

Just over 100 customers were without power in the area as a result of the incident. However, power has been restored to all areas at this time.