Crash into home causes power outage in Oshkosh

OSHKOSH, Wis. - Police said a crash is to blame for a power outage on the north side of Oshkosh. 

Wisconsin Public Service reported close to 6000 people without power around 2:30 a.m. Monday. 

Officers said the crash happened on the 600 block of Jackson Street where a vehicle struck a utility pole and a house. 

Police said they had received several reports of squealing tires before the outage. 

Officers questioned a 16-year-old boy about the crash. 

Alcohol does not appear to be a factors. 

There were no injuries. 

If you have information, contact police. 

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