Lose power Thursday night? Blame a drunk driver.
(THE MED CITY BEAT) - More than 1,000 RPU customers in southeast Rochester lost power Thursday night after an apparent drunk driver knocked down a power pole.
Rochester police told the Post-Bulletin a 53-year-old man struck the pole at the intersection of 9th Street and 3rd Avenue Southeast at about 8:45 p.m.
The pole has since been replaced.
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