Suspected DUI Driver Crashes Into Power Pole, Causes Outage in Milpitas

Nearly 300 PG&E customers in Milpitas were without power after a driver suspected of driving under the influence crashed into a power pole early Thursday morning.

The driver reportedly crashed into a pole on Calaveras Road near Vista Ridge Road around 1:30 a.m., bringing down power lines across Calaveras Road.

Calaveras Road is shut down in both directions between Downing and Vista Ridge roads. The scene is expected to clear around 11 a.m.

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