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Crash knocks out power to people in Willowbrook area

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HOUSTON – Centerpoint is working to restore power after an early morning crash.

Deputies said a suspected drunken driver lost control and hit a utility pole on N. Gessner and Heron Lakes Drive around 2 a.m. Friday.

The driver was taken to the hospital in stable condition.

The crash knocked out power to nearly a thousand people in the area.

Workers said it could be several hours before power is restored.