Power Outage Across Casper

10/09/17
Submitted By Sefenech Henok


FOLLOWING OVERNIGHT SNOWFALL, OVER 400 HOUSEHOLDS EXPERIENCED THE LOSS OF ELECTRICITY EARLY MONDAY MORNING. DUE TO HEALTH REASONS, ONE CASPER WOMAN WAS CONFINED TO HER CAR FOR OVER 2 HOURS BEFORE HER ELECTRICITY WAS RESTORED. ACCORDING TO ROCKY MOUNTAIN POWER, THE OUTAGE WAS A RESULT OF SNOWFALL WEIGHING DOWN POWER LINES, THE COMPANY SAYS THEY WILL BE OUT RESPONDING TO SERVICE CALLS UNTIL ALL POWER IS RESTORED.