This is a description of an unplanned power interruption(s) that is currently affecting PUC Distribution customers in Sault Ste. Marie.
PUC reminds all of our customers:
- Downed wires should always be considered energized or “live”, and extremely dangerous
- Do not approach or drive over a downed power line and do not touch anything the power line may be in contact with
- Parents are encouraged to talk to their children about powerline safety and the dangers that can be associated with power lines
- Take all the necessary safety precautions during a power outage
- If you have any information leading to the cause of the outage or other concerns please call the PUC emergency number at 759-6555.
Interruption Date: October 13, 2020 at 8:00 AM
Customers Affected: 628
Cause of Interruption:
- Equipment Failure — Power Outage
Description of area involved. Line Crews are investigating a power outage affecting 628 customers in the areas of:
- Great Northern Rd north of Third Line to city limits, Old Goulais Bay Rd From Fourth Line to Sixth Line, Whitepine CRT, Backcountry