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Power Back On In Springfield

Jason Rima

Power Back On In Springfield

CREATED Jan. 20, 2014

Power has been restored in south Springfield.

City Utilities says some equipment failed at the Twin Oaks substation, leaving about 500 customers in the dark.

Crews managed to redirect power to another substation around noon.


Original Story

Springfield City Utilities is working a power outage in south Springfield.

A CU spokesman says about 500 customers have reported being without power.

The outage seems to be affecting the Twin Oaks substation.

CU hopes to transfer power to another substation soon.

Traffic lights have been out at several intersections like National and Republic and Fremont and Republic.