Another power outage triggered by a car wreck put parts of Sugar Land in the dark

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A car crashed into a power pole along Highway 6 overnight, leaving about 3,000 homes and businesses in Sugar Land without electricity, authorities said they estimated.

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The crash, which reportedly happened at about 2:00 a.m. near Settlers Way Boulevard, closed parts of the road for hours.

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Authorities say a  driver in the accident walked away uninjured.

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