Driver hits transformer, leaves residents in the dark

Amber Jenkins- email

LEBANON, OH (FOX19)- Police are investigating an accident that left residents in Lebanon without power.

Around 3:00 am, police were dispatched to South East Street and Justice Drive with information that a vehicle had hit a transformer.

When they arrived they found a 2001 Nissan Altima had knocked out power to several homes and businesses. The driver of the Altima fled the scene of the accident.

Power was restored shortly by the Lebanon Electric Company.