SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, FLA. (WSVN) - Residents in Southwest Miami-Dade experienced a power outage due to a car colliding with a power pole.

Miami-Dade Police arrived at the scene of the crash on Southwest Eighth Street and 88th Avenue, near a U.S. Postal Service office at 8880 SW 8th St., Monday morning.

7Skyforce hovered over the scene where a tow truck was seen removing the crashed car.

According to a U.S. Postal Service spokesperson, there was no damage to the postal property and the post office had power.

Due to the downed power pole, between 101 to 500 people in the area are experiencing power issues.

Florida Power & Light crews were at the scene waiting for a a new light pole to replace the damaged pole.

Florida Highway Patrol were also at the scene blocking the roadway.

The driver of the vehicle was checked out by fire rescue crews and was OK.

There were no other reported injuries.

FPL released the follow statement, which reads as follows, “We are aware of a serious incident in Miami-Dade County involving a member of the public who made contact with a power pole. Our crews are on site working to restore power safely and quickly as possible. Approximately 1,100 customers were initially affected by this outage. 99% were restored within about two hours. We know how important electricity is to our customers and appreciate their patience and understanding. Please contact the Florida Highway Patrol for more information regarding the investigation of the incident.”

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