Power restored to 1,500 Columbia homes after high winds

9 months 1 week 3 days ago Friday, April 19 2019 Apr 19, 2019 Friday, April 19, 2019 6:23:00 PM CDT April 19, 2019 in News
By: Melody Cox & Cory Johnson, KOMU 8 Digital Producers
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COLUMBIA — High winds caused two power outages Friday evening that affected more than 1,500 customers, Columbia Water & Light said. Power remained out for approximately three hours before being restored to all customers as of 9:30 p.m.

The traffic light was also out at West Nifong Boulevard and Forum Boulevard for a period of time because of the power outages, Boone County Joint Communications said. 

Water & Light did not immediately respond to a request for comment. 

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