COARSEGOLD — Cal Fire and CHP are responding to reports of a vehicle into a power pole on Road 415 near Texas Mine Flat Road.
There are live wires down and a power pole blocking both lanes of Road 415.
Power has been reported out from Deadwood to Coarsegold.
PG&E outage reports indicate nearly 1,100 homes without power. Estimated time to restore power is 8:45 p.m., though that will likely change.
Firefighters at scene report one vehicle 25 feet off the roadway, and no fire threat to the vegetation.
County Roads is en route to implement a hard closure. PG&E arrived at scene at 6:20 p.m.
We will update as more information becomes available.
See maps below for location of accident and power outage area. Click to enlarge.