Crash causes power outages in Bastrop County, more than 850 affected
A reported vehicle crash caused power outages in Bastrop County Monday morning.
It happened near the intersection of FM 20 and FM 535.
Authorities said the outage was reportedly caused by a vehicle hitting a power pole. The incident is currently affecting 870 residents.
Bluebonnet crews responded to the scene and will be installing a new pole once the car has been cleared.
Officials say they expect the power to be restored at around 10:30 a.m.