Power restored after car crash closed Whitney Avenue in Hamden

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A car crash that took down a utility pole had closed Whitney Avenue in Hamden on Monday afternoon.

Police said that Whitney Avenue was closed near Armory Street after a car crash took down a utility pole with a transformer. 

The fire department said that the crash caused the transformer to leak and led to several power outages in the area. 

There was no injures reported in the crash.

The road has since reopened and power has been restored.

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