Power restored to Upshur Rural customers - KLTV.com-Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville, Texas | ETX News

Power restored to Upshur Rural customers

Posted: Updated:
UPSHUR COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Power has been restored to Upshur Rural Electric customers on Friday afternoon around 1 p.m.

According to Upshur Rural Electric, 5,400 people were in the dark around noon, although that number was down from a reported 15,000 to 20,000 earlier in the day Friday.

The cause of the outage is still under investigation, said the electric company, but initial reports point to a faulty section of transmission line.

You can see a map of outages by clicking here.

Copyright 2014 KLTV. All rights reserved.
Powered by WorldNow

105 West Ferguson Street
Tyler, TX 75702

FCC Public File
EEO Report
Closed Captioning

All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Worldnow and KLTV. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.