Power Restored After Accident Causes Outage

By: WOWT Email
By: WOWT Email

OPPD crews have repaired the damage that resulted when a car hit a transformer at North 72nd and Cass streets in Omaha shortly after 6 a.m. Thursday. The accident caused a fire and outage impacting 1,221 customers.

Electricity was partially restored by 6:54 a.m. and most customers had their power back by 7:14 a.m. The damaged transformer and switch were replaced and power was fully restored at 12:38 p.m.

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