Power is currently out to more than 2,500 BC Hydro customers in the Vernon area. The outage, under investigation, happened shortly before 2:30 p.m. (bchydro.com)

Power is currently out to more than 2,500 BC Hydro customers in the Vernon area. The outage, under investigation, happened shortly before 2:30 p.m. (bchydro.com)

Power out in Vernon to more than 2,500 customers

Outage happened shortly before 2:30 p.m.

B.C. Hydro crews are en route to fix a North Okanagan power outage.

More than 2,500 customers west of Silver Star Road, south of Highway 97, and north of 14th Avenue have been without power since shortly before 2:30 p.m. Monday, Aug. 16.

The Hydro website shows crews are “on their way” and expected to arrive on-scene at 3:50 p.m.

The outage cause is listed as under investigation.

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