Power knocked out in Huntsville overnight

HUNTSVILLE, AL (WAFF) - There was a massive power outage in Huntsville overnight. The lights went out around two Friday morning.

The affected area was from Jordan Lane, east to Maysville Road, and Mastin Lake Road south to Clinton Avenue.

Huntsville Utilities say the a car accident caused the massive outage.  A car slammed into the power pole on University Dr. at Boundary and bent it.

WAFF 48 News crews observed one person who appeared to have been pretty badly injured in the accident.  Huntsville Utilities says the power was back on for most of those in the affected area after about an hour.