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Update: Power restored after Pass Christian wreck

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Pass Christian police are responding to a one-vehicle accident on Henderson Avenue.Police dispatcher said an 18-wheeler was involved in a wreck on Henderson Avenue on Tuesday morning. The truck hit a power pole near Henderson Avenue and North Street.No injuries have yet been reported. Mississippi Power Company is on scene.“We have crews from Gulfport who are going to remove the pole and replace it,” said Jeff Shepard of Mississippi Power Company. “We expect to have the power back on in about an hour or so.”About 1,600 hours customers are expected to lose power, including Pass Christian High School on North Street, as repairs are made on the lines. Traffic is backed up on Henderson Avenue at the moment.The Sun Herald will have more information as it becomes available.Jeff Clark: 228-896-2329, @thejeffclark

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