A lightning strike has damaged a pole on Hwy 79 North near Polaris Landing causing two spans of wire to be down. We are currently working to repair the downed lines. Affected areas include Hwy 79 North, India Road, Shady Grove Rd, Elkhorn Road, parts of Hwy 218 Bypass and other surrounding areas. Power is expected to be restored within 30-45 minutes.
There has been a utility pole broke on Mineral Wells Ave due to a car wreck. A portion of MIneral Wells will be without electricity for approximately 4 hours. We will also have a couple of lanes of traffic blocked while repairing the damages. Please use caution!
Outage numbers have decreased to just under 500 customers. We still have 3 poles left to change out. The larger areas without electricity are Lakeview Cove, Swan Bay Dr, Timberlake Rd, and Pettijohn Creek Rd. All customers will have power restored tonight. We appreciate your support and also your patience as crews continue to work.
We have lowered our outage numbers to around 1400 customers. Crews will continue to work until all power has been restored. Just a reminder to report all downed lines and trees to our dispatchers at 731-642-1322. Thank you!
The wind storm that passed through our service area over the last few hours has caused several large outages. We currently have 2600 customers without electricity. We know of 1 pole broke in the Lakeview Drive area. All crews have been dispatched and will contiue to work until all power has been restored. Thank you for your patience!