Crash knocks out power to hundreds in Clark County

Credit: Bill Lackey

Credit: Bill Lackey

More than 300 customers were without power Monday evening after a report of a car crash in Clark County

Part of Mahar Road in South Vienna was blocked following the report of the multi-vehicle crash.

There was no word on injuries.

Ohio Edison reported 331 customers without power on its website, as of 6:21 p.m.

More than three hours later, that number had only dropped by 22%, with 258 customers in the dark as of 9:45 p.m., according to the utility’s website.

We are working to learn more information about the crash from the Clark County Sheriff’s Office and will update this report.

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