Car hits pole that crashed on house, resulting in Stoughton power outages


STOUGHTON, Mass. ( -- A car hit a pole in Stoughton Friday that ultimately led to a number of power outages in the area.

After a car crashed into a pole on Park Street, it fell onto a house causing power outages in the area just before 4 p.m. National Grid reported over 1600 customers without power.

Rt. 27 will be closed for several hours, officials say.

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