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UPDATE: Power outage hits East Brainerd

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CHATTANOOGA, TN (WRCB) - UPDATE: A Chattanooga Police Department Officer was involved in a single car wreck Saturday morning in East Brainerd. 

The officer lost control of his vehicle and hit a power pole near Givens Road. The officer was transported to a local hospital for evaluation on injuries he sustained.  He was treated and released. No one else was injured.



UPDATE: Power has been restored.

A power outage Saturday morning left hundreds of residents in East Brainerd in the dark as their day started.

The outage affected a large area east of Gunbarrel Road, and stretching north from the Georgia Board to nearly Ooltewah.

Nearly 400 homes were affected.

EPB's service center said that a crash at East Brainerd Road and Givens Road damaged a power pole, interrupting service.

READ MORE | EPB Outage Map

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