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Substation Offline For Repairs; Crews Expect To Restore Power In One Hour
Sunday, June 23, 2019

9:20 p.m.



Southwestern Electric crews are repairing a piece of damaged substation equipment near Pocahontas this evening. The work will interrupt power to about 1,100 members in the Pocahontas area for approximately one hour. Repairs are expected to begin at about 10 p.m.

The outage will affect members from the Old Ripley area south to Pierron and from the Grantfork area east to Millersburg Road.