HOLLYWOOD (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say power has been restored in Hollywood after a person climbed onto a power pole and was critically injured.
The incident near the 101 Freeway and Western Avenue was reported just before 8 p.m. Wednesday and resulted in a power outage.READ MORE: Three Teenagers Critically Wounded At Halloween House Party In Whittier
Authorities said 2,700 customers were left without power in the area of Western and La Mirada avenues.
DWP crews arrived on scene and fully restored power as of 10:20 p.m.READ MORE: Suspect Arrested In Death Of Man At Newport Pier
The injured individual was taken to a hospital in critical condition, authorities said.
No further information was immediately available.MORE NEWS: Fullerton Police Say They Recovered Loaded Stolen Handgun, Nitrous Oxide
(A previous version of this story incorrectly stated that Southern California Edison crews responded to the incident.)