Crash knocks out power in Oley, prompts early dismissal

Posted: 8:00 PM EDT Oct 23, 2012   Updated: 12:00 AM EDT Oct 24, 2012

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.