Power is out for a few Upper Township residents following an accident this morning on Rt. 9 in Palermo.

The accident occurred when a vehicle struck a pole, Sgt. Tighe Rocap of the Woodbine State Police Station said. It is not known at this time whether anyone was injured, but there were no serious injuries, he said.

Eighteen are without power, according to Atlantic City Electric’s online outage map. Power is expected to be restored by noon.