Vernon/Coldstream power outage restored

Power restored to majority of neighbourhoods in Vernon and Coldstream

Power appears to have been restored for customers left in the dark today.

Electricity has been turned back on for nearly 2,000 customers affected by a power outage.

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About 1,900 customers in Greater Vernon are currently without power.

The electricity went out at about 1:53 a.m. today (Monday) and it’s impacting an area south of Pottery Road, west of Buchanan Road, north of Cosens Bay Road and east of College Drive.

B.C. Hydro estimates that power could be restored by 3 p.m.

The cause of the outage remains under investigation.