Bridgeport street reopens after car crashes into pole

It happened on Fairfield Avenue between Waldorf Avenue and Martin Terrace around 6 a.m.

It happened on Fairfield Avenue between Waldorf Avenue and Martin Terrace around 6 a.m. (9/13/16)

BRIDGEPORT - Bridgeport police say one of the city's busiest streets is open again following a car crash that brought down a utility pole this morning.

Police say a car crashed into a pole on Fairfield Avenue outside Ruby 2's café in the Black Rock section around 6:15 a.m.

United Illuminating says as many as 1,300 people were without power following that crash.

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