News: Car crash in Brooksville kills driver, causes power outage

BROOKSVILLE, FL – The Hernando County Sheriff’s Office said a deadly car accident caused a power outage on Sunday.

The sheriff’s office posted on Facebook that the incident shut down Preston Road between Mondon Hill Road and Richbarn Road.  WFLA reported that a driver was killed after crashing into an electrical pole in Brooksville.

The accident reportedly left over 50 people without power in the area.  Utility crews arrived at the scene to repair the damage and restore power to those affected.  Drivers were advised to seek alternate routes.

If you were injured or if you lost a loved one due to the negligent actions of another driver in Hernando County, you may be entitled to significant financial compensation. The Hernando County car accident lawyers at Whittel & Melton have the skill and experience to get you the money you deserve. Contact us  today at 866-608-5529 to schedule your free consultation.

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