Effingham Daily News, Effingham, IL

Local News

May 8, 2006

Power outage hits area

Norris Electric experienced a power outage that included an area from around Willow Hill east to the Robinson area that affected approximately 3,000 members at about 7:30 p.m. Sunday. Power was restored at around 10:20 p.m.

Also, power went out from an area near Effingham east to Willow Hill at about 9 p.m., affecting an additional 2,500 members, for about 15 minutes.

The cause of both outages was an outage on the AmerenCIPS transmission line.

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