Heavy Snow Blamed for Power Outage
Craig Huckerby for local2 sault ste. marie
October 11th, 2012 at 12:48pm
Heavy wet snow is being blamed for a power outage in the western part of the city including the airport and surrounding area.
PUC report that power was lost to 918 homes and businesses at 11:21am. Power was restored about an hour later.
PUC say Tree Contacts -- Snow ladden tree branches on high voltage lines
The area affected includes Third Line east of Goulais; Avery subdivision, Allen's Side Rd north of 2nd Line West, 2nd Line West of Allen's Side Rd .to Gros Cap, Airport Rd to and including Airport, Base Line, Gagnon, Walls and Sunnyside Beach