A vehicle has crashed into a power pole in Welcome Bay.
A caller to the 0800 SUNLIVE news hotline says it happened near the Kairua Road and Welcome Bay Road intersection.
Power in the area has also gone at as a result of the crash.
According to Power Co 224 properties are affected with power going out at around 5.09pm.
Power Co says the estimated restoration for power is at 9.30pm.
At the scene?
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