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Crash causes power outages in Cape Girardeau

CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO (KFVS) -

Crews were on the scene early Wednesday morning of a crash on Lexington at Perryville Road in Cape Girardeau.  

It happened around 6 a.m.  

Our photojournalist on the scene says a car was heading south on Lexington when the driver says he swerved to avoid another car.  

The driver lost control of the car then hit a power pole before going into a ditch.  

The driver is said to be OK.  We have had reports into our newsroom that some people in the area might be without power Wednesday morning.  

According to Ameren's outage website, there were 534 outages in Cape Girardeau County as of 9:10 a.m.

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