Driver crashes in Apex, leaves over 100 without power

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Crews work through the night to restore power after crash in Apex

Duke Energy crews worked for hours overnight to restore power to more than 100 homes after a crash left customers in the dark early Monday.

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It happened around 11:30 p.m. on Laura Duncan Road near Knollwood Drive.

Video from the scene showed downed power lines over a van that crashed into a utility pole.

An ABC11 crew at the scene reported that the driver of the van was not in the car when authorities arrived.

According to Apex officials, the unidentified driver fell asleep and hit the pole.

Further details surrounding the crash have not been released.

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