A 63-year-old Kitchener man is facing an impaired driving charge, after a crash that led to a lengthly power outage in the Wilson Park area of Kitchener.
Police were called just before 10 p.m. Thursday to Wilson Avenue near Franklin Street South.
They say a motorist had crashed into a hydro pole and a home in the area.
At the peak of the outage, over 1,600 customers were impacted.
**Power was restored shortly after 6:00 a.m. Friday, August 7**