Crash knocks out power in Oley, prompts early dismissal

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Published: Oct 23 2012 08:00:00 PM EDT   Updated On: Oct 24 2012 12:00:02 AM EDT

Students in the Oley Valley School District were dismissed from school early Tuesday day after a car crash caused a power outage.

The wreck happened at around 10:00 Tuesday morning on Friedensburg Road.
Officials say car slammed into a utility pole and a woman had to be freed from the wreckage.

She was taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

Met-Ed says about 250 customers lost power and it was restored early Tuesday evening.