Overnight Accident Knocks Out Power in Hawesville

An early morning accident in Hawesville, Kentucky sends one to the hospital and knocks out power for hundreds.
An early morning accident in Hawesville, Kentucky sends one to the hospital and knocks out power for hundreds. It happened just before 2 a.m. on Highway 60.

A car struck a utility pole then ended up in a storage building. Hawesville Police Chief Wagner Baskett says the driver was flown to a Louisville hospital and is in critical condition.

Nearly 400 customers lost power and phone service for hours because of the accident.
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