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POWER OUTAGE 09/26/2016

Posted: September 27, 2016 at 12:00 am

POWER OUTAGE CAUSED BY LOOSE GUY WIRE 

SEPTEMBER 26, 2016 MESQUITE, NV.  A power outage affecting 702 customers was reported at 12:25 AM on September 26, 2016. Crews were immediately dispatched to locate and assess the situation. A loose guy wire lying across all the phases on the power line by OPD’s Mesquite substation caused the power outage. The crew completed repairs at 2:25 AM successfully restoring the power to all the customers affected in the following areas:  Redd Hills Commercial Plaza, Via Ventana, residential subdivisions alongside Horizon Boulevard, Calais Drive, North Arrowhead Lane and Camellia Circle.

Please call Overton Power District No. 5 to report a power failure or a power outage at (702) 346-5710 or (702) 397-2512, do not call 911 unless it’s an emergency.