Car hits PG&E pole causing power outage in Hayward

HAYWARD (KTVU) - PG&E crews are working to replace a power pole after a car crashed into it in Hayward.

The crash happened at 12:45 a.m. on Hesperian Boulevard near Longwood Avenue, according to a spokesperson.

It knocked out power to about 1,300 customers in the area initially, but as of 8 a.m. there were only 300 customers without power.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.