Power restored in Oakridge after outage

Crews are at Lane Electric’s Oakridge Substation investigating the power outage affecting thousands of customers.

Posted: Aug 22, 2019 6:37 AM
Updated: Aug 22, 2019 12:48 PM

OAKRIDGE, Ore. -- More than 2,000 people have regained power after an outage in Oakridge Thursday morning.

Officials said a tree fell on a power line, causing the outage, which Lane Electric said involved the Bonneville Power feed to the Lane Oakridge Substation.

The outage was first reported at about 6 a.m., and power was restored about an hour later.

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