Single-car crash causes power outage
One man was injured and 145 homes lost power after a single vehicle careened into a Lodi Electric switch box on Tuesday, March 13, 2012. According to Officer Brian Freeman of the Lodi Police Department, a Toyota Prius driven by a 63-year-old man was traveling east on Harney Lane when it swerved across the westbound lane onto the sidewalk and collided with a power switch box before coming to a rest. The driver was taken to Kaiser South Sacramento with head trauma. Power was out in the area for 52 minutes.