A car that hit a power line Tuesday evening left 1,800 customers without power in Billings' Heights around 7 p.m., according to Northwestern Energy.

NorthWestern Energy’s outage map showed customers without electricity on Lake Elmo Drive, Heather Drive, Morningside Lane and Airport Road. According to JoDee Black, spokeswoman for NorthWestern Energy, servicemen are making repairs to the damaged pole.

The downed pole blocked traffic on Lake Elmo Drive, according to local law enforcement.

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