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Car accident causes power outage

Published:   |   Updated: August 7, 2014 at 03:56 PM

One woman was taken to the hospital after a car wreck between a pickup truck and a delivery truck at the corner of North Central Avenue and West Pleasant Street in Avon Park on Thursday afternoon. Power was out for the surrounding area while Duke Energy workers repaired the lines damaged when the pickup truck slammed into the pole.