Power Outage in Valley Cottage After Car Hits Pole

According to police in Valley Cottage a car crashed into a utility pole on Monday morning. Around 10:00 AM on Old Mill Road the car lost control and hit the pole, knocking it over. Residents in the area lost power for a short time, while Orange and Rockland worked to repair the pole and wires that went down in the accident. The driver was taken to Nyack Hospital to be checked out, though was not reported to be injured. Traffic was backed up in the area as well, as police and utility crews cleaned the road of wires.

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