UPDATED: Over 1,800 Lost Power due to Car Crash


A Motor Vehicle Accident caused a power outage that affects 1864 customers of the Sault Ste. Marie PUC.

A truck hit a pole on Trunk road causing power loss to a large section of the east end. The power outage affected traffic lights along black road and trunk road resulting in traffic congestion  for about 90 minutes while police directed traffic around the collision scene.

PUC crews worked on the power outage for about four hours with power restored to all customers by 8:22pm.

The areas affected included ,Boundary; east to Chambers, Trunk south to Bennett, Shannon from Trunk to Bennett, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Oregon, Texas and State, Huntington Park, Meadow Park, Irwin, Lewis, Tucket, Lorraine other streets with out power were Trunk Rd from Boundary to Lake, Idaho, Arizona, Silverbirch, Macdonald; Black Rd., Burton, Fairmount, Creery/Breton, Danby/Parker

The power was lost at around 4:18 pm .




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