MOTORIST IN CRITICAL CONDITION AFTER HIS TRUCK HITS POWER POLE.Byline: Stacy Brown Daily News Staff Writer
A Saugus man was critically injured Tuesday in a single-vehicle crash that triggered a temporary power outage Noun 1. power outage - equipment failure resulting when the supply of power fails; "the ice storm caused a power outage"
equipment failure, breakdown - a cessation of normal operation; "there was a power breakdown" at a busy intersection, officials said.
Brian Moze, 43, suffered major injuries when he lost control of his 1996 Toyota pickup about 4:50 a.m. near Sand Canyon and Soledad Canyon Soledad Canyon is a long narrow canyon / valley located in Los Angeles County, California between the cities of Palmdale and Santa Clarita. Soledad Canyon contains the localities of Vincent, Acton, Ravenna, and Agua Dulce. roads, authorities said. His truck crashed into the center divider divider
See European currency quotation. , then veered back across Soledad Canyon Road and onto the sidewalk, where it hit two traffic control boxes, a street sign, a fire hydrant and a power pole power pole
Austral & NZ a pole carrying an overhead power line , said Lt. Daniel Castillo.
``It was some crash,'' Castillo said. ``The impact was strong enough to cause the air bag to deploy.''
Moze might have had a medical problem that caused him to lose control of his vehicle, Castillo said. He was taken to Henry Mayo Newhall Memorial Hospital, where he was listed in critical condition.