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Burkburnett Single-Car Accident Downs Power Lines

A late night car accident in Burkburnett sends one woman to the hospital.

Shortly after nine p-m Wednesday night, the Burkburnett Police and Fire Departments were called out for downed power lines along East Third Street.

When they arrived, they found a van had crashed into a utility pole, knocking down power lines.

The 18-year-old driver was transported to United Regional with minor injuries.

Police still aren't sure what led to the accident, but did confirm that alcohol was not a factor.

Police said there were only a few without power after the accident, most of it confined to the KOA Campgrounds.

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