Update: Power Out For Multiple Counties

Pacific Power is experiencing widespread power outages throughout Oregon. The cause of these outages are due to high winds, which caused numerous down lines and trees in lines. The counties most impacted by these outages are Coos, Douglas, Jackson, and Josephine. As of 8am 5,743 customers are without power, down from over 6,000. They apologize for the inconvenience and have all available crews working to restore power as quickly as possible.

Please note that if you have experienced damage to your facilities it will need to be repaired by a qualified electrician and may need to be inspected prior to service being restored. To report an outage or if you do not see your outage listed and would like an update, call toll free at 1-877-508-5088.

This entry was posted on Monday, December 17th, 2012 and is filed under Local News, State News.