Power knocked out as vehicle strikes St. John's utility pole
Newfoundland Power was working to restore power to several areas in the city, including Waterford Bridge Road, Southside Road and Old Topsail Road.
Police are investigating whether the man swerved his vehicle to avoid a moose.
The collision happened shortly before 6:30 a.m.
The man was taken to hospital for observation and treatment. He was understood to be conscious when responders arrived on the scene and shut down traffic on Blackhead Road.