Traffic accident leaves 400 near Greenville Loop Rd. without power

More than 400 Duke Energy Progress customers were left without power Thursday afternoon as the result of a car accident on Greenville Loop Road.
More than 400 Duke Energy Progress customers were left without power Thursday afternoon as the result of a car accident on Greenville Loop Road.

WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) - More than 400 Duke Energy Progress customers were left without power Thursday afternoon as the result of a car accident on Greenville Loop Road.

According to Duke Energy Progess' website, a car damaged some of their power equipment around 1 p.m.

Customers living on Greenville Loop Road between Twin Magnolias Lane and Towles Road are the only ones currently affected.

Duke Energy Progress expects to restore power around 3:45 p.m.

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