Sewer Fire Knocks Out Power to Downtown Omaha
Omaha, NE- OPPD crews are working to restore power after a sewer fire knocked out power to downtown Omaha.
Omaha Police say the fire happened around 5:30 pm Sunday night near 17th and St. Mary's Avenue.
Authorities say an electrical volt started a fire in the sewers. OPPD says customers from 8th to 26th and from Harney to Spring Streets have been affected by the outage.
So far no injuries have been reported.
Omaha Police have handed the scene over to OPPD. There is no word yet on when power may be restored.
We'll have more coming up on KMTV Action 3 News at 10:00pm