Early Morning Outage Leaves 4,400 in Wichita Without Power

By: KAKE News Email
By: KAKE News Email

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Saturday, August 25, 2012

Power has been restored after an outage in Wichita left more than 4,400 Westar customers in the dark early Saturday morning.

The areas affected were primarily south and north-central Wichita. Several traffic lights were out as well.

A Westar spokesperson attributed the outages to a downed power line.

The number of customers without power dropped to about 1,500 just before 8:30 a.m., and nearly all customers had their power back by early afternoon.

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