Falling tree limbs spark power outage

7/12/2013

By The Telegram

By The Telegram

Tree limbs falling into power lines near the intersection of Theron and Hackberry streets caused a brief power outage late Wednesday night, including shutting down some street lights and traffic signals on Kansas Avenue.

The outage started around 11:17 p.m. City crews had the power back on by 12:32 a.m., according to Mike Muirhead, public utilities director. He said 659 meters were affected, generally limited to a north-central section of town.

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