Transformer Fire Causes Power Outage in East Columbia

2 years 5 months 44 minutes ago January 23, 2014 Jan 23, 2014 Thursday, January 23 2014 Thursday, January 23, 2014 9:33:00 PM CST in News
By: Andrea Gonzales, KOMU 8 Digital Producer

COLUMBIA - A power outage caused by a transformer that caught on fire in East Columbia left around 60 customers of Boone Electric without power 10 p.m. Thursday.

Boone Electric's Vicki Kemna said 148 customers were affected around 7:45 p.m. in the subdivisions of Sunrise Estates and Eastport Village.

Customers reported the power outage and the crews responded shortly after. 

 

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