Electricity back on after apparent hit-and-run in SF

September 22, 2013 6:30:30 PM PDT
Electricity is back on in San Francisco after an apparent hit-and-run accident brought down a power pole.

Fire officials say it was just before 9 a.m. Sunday when a car careened out of control and slammed into a pole.

This happened on Selby Street and Evans Avenue alongside Highway 280.

The vehicle landed upside down and burst into flames.

PG&E responded to the fallen live power lines.

At one point, the crash knocked out power to nearly 4,000 people.

Service was resorted around 10:30 a.m.

The driver took off running.


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