SEVERE WX: Winter Storm Warning View Alerts
CLOSINGS: View Closings

Friday morning power outage affects thousands

Power has been restored after an early morning power outage.

Posted: Jan. 26, 2018 10:50 AM

KLONDIKE, Ind. (WLFI) - A power outage Friday morning affected thousands of customers in the Klondike area.

According to Lew Middleton Corporate Communications with Duke Energy, a utility pole at Klondike and 52 began to lean causing the wires to sag. This led to one conductor touching another which caused the outage.

The Duke website reported the outage affected 2,665 customers around 9:08 a.m.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Overcast
26° wxIcon
Hi: 28° Lo: 9°
Feels Like: 14°
Kokomo
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 29° Lo: 3°
Feels Like: 15°
Rensselaer
Overcast
27° wxIcon
Hi: 27° Lo: 12°
Feels Like: 14°
Fowler
Overcast
27° wxIcon
Hi: 27° Lo: 11°
Feels Like: 14°
Williamsport
Overcast
26° wxIcon
Hi: 27° Lo: 11°
Feels Like: 13°
Crawfordsville
Overcast
28° wxIcon
Hi: 30° Lo: 8°
Feels Like: 17°
Frankfort
Overcast
30° wxIcon
Hi: 29° Lo: 5°
Feels Like: 21°
Delphi
Overcast
25° wxIcon
Hi: 28° Lo: 7°
Feels Like: 13°
Monticello
Overcast
25° wxIcon
Hi: 27° Lo: 8°
Feels Like: 13°
Logansport
Overcast
27° wxIcon
Hi: 27° Lo: 5°
Feels Like: 15°
Winter Storm Warning is up for the entire viewing area.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events