NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) - Several hundred NES customers were without power for several hours after a crash in north Nashville on Thursday morning.

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The wreck happened just after midnight Thursday at the intersection of Roosevelt Avenue and Myatt Drive. (WSMV)

The vehicle crashed into a utility pole and knocked down a power line at the intersection of Roosevelt Avenue and Myatt Drive just after midnight.

Police said the driver had an accidental self-inflicted gunshot wound and was driving to the hospital. The driver's injuries are not said to be critical.

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