There’s more than 450 people facing a power outage in Campbell River.

Those in the area West of Dogwood Street, East of Redwood Street, North of Homewood Road and South of Spit Road have been without power since around 9:00am.

BC Hydro says crews are currently on-site and estimate that power will come back on at 3:45pm.

The outage was caused by a car accident.