Ice Wind & Snow Keep Power Crews Busy

Overnight storm hits power and light poles. Both mother nature and sliding drivers caused damage.

OPPD reports eight poles hit by vehicles. three poles broken by falling limbs, ice build up or wind gusts. OPPD crews responded to 25 calls of wires down or limbs falling on wires.

While no widespread power loss has been reported OPPD did contend with 25 small area outages or circuit trips.

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