Update: The driver of the vehicle - Nicole Andrews, age 48, of Hyannis - was located by Barnstable Police and faces charges of operating under the influence of alcohol and leaving the scene of a motor vehicle accident. She was found by police on Lighthouse Lane.
Approximately 1,300 Eversource customers were without power for a time Saturday evening after a car struck a utility pole at Sea Street and Ocean Avenue. The 10:30 p.m. crash snapped the pole and brought down live wires, causing a fire.
When Barnstable Police arrived they found the vehicle unoccupied. Police are investigating the crash and searching for the driver.