Zanesville Police said a Thursday night accident led to one arrest and many being left without power.
Lt. Chris Phipps said it happened around 11 p.m. when a driver was traveling north on State Street and lost control of his vehicle, crashing it into a power pole at the Blue Avenue Speedway.
The accident knocked out power for several hours. At one time American Electric reported that over 300 of its customers without service.
The driver was arrested and charged with operating a vehicle under the influence and failure to control. His name isn’t being released at this time.