UPDATE: PUC crews investigate unplanned power outage affecting 1,100 customers

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Power Outage

UPDATE: 9:31AM  PUC REPORT THAT POWER HAS BEEN RESTORED TO THE AFFECTED AREAS

Previous Report:

PUC crews are investigating the cause of an unplanned electrical service outage in the area of Millcreek Drive, Old Garden River Road, Terrance Avenue and sections of 2nd Line, Pine Street and Great Northern Road. The outage was reported just after 5:00 a.m. this morning leaving approximately 1,100 customers without power.

PUC would like to remind all of their 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 of 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.

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