HAMBURG, N.Y. (WIVB) — Over 1,700 people were without power in Hamburg late Friday, according to a NYSEG outage map.

Hamburg police have confirmed that there was an accident in the area. The crash resulted in a downed utility pole on South Park Avenue, which led to the power outages.

According to the NYSEG map, power was restored Saturday morning and the road, from Scranton to Sowles Roads, remained closed as crews worked.

This is a developing story, check back for updates.

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