Power outage news worldwide, before 2021 (Page 73)

Go to the main page Power outage news from around the world (before 2021) to see power blackouts around the world before 2021.

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A driver of a semi-truck fell asleep at the wheel and hit a power pole near the Indiana exit, Pueblo Colorado and caused power outage.

Power outage and I-25 crash connected in Pueblo

Two semi-trucks hit power pole on I-25, caused power outage for thousands
Power cut in Janesville, Wisconsin affects traffic light.

Power outage knocks out traffic signals in Janesville

A power outage in Janesville caused some tricky driving situations in the downtown area and near east side Sunday morning, officials said.
An equipment damaged by the weather caused power outage in Tucson, Arizona. Reasons for other outages are unknown.

Severe weather sparks power outage

At least one power outage Saturday in the Tucson area was caused by equipment damaged by the weather. Tucson Electric Power says power has now been restored in the Foothills after an outage affect...
Power outage in Palmdale was triggered when a 2006 Toyota slammed into a power pole, breaking it at its base.

Car crash causes power outage in Palmdale

PALMDALE >> Power is out for residents near East Avenue P and 90th Street East in Palmdale due to a damaged power pole, according to Southern California Edison.The company had crews on the scene and said...

A hit and run driver driver ran into a pole, left the scene, but a license plate was found at the accident. Corpus Christi, Everhart and McArdle are in the dark.
A man lost control of his pickup and trailer while reaching for his cell phone, and ran into a utility pole causing power outage in Archer City.

Car Accident Due to Cell Phone Causes Power Outage in Archer City

Many of Archer City's residents had to go without power today after a man said he lost control of his pickup and trailer while reaching for his cell phone, and ran into a utility pole.
No electricity, no shopping. Tesco evacuation because of a power cut.

‘Power cut’ leads to Tesco evacuation

Staff and shoppers assembled in Tesco Broadfields car park this afternoon after the lights went out.
A power pole was entangled in the existing power lines, sending electricity into the bodies of two men on the ground, who were stabilizing the bottom of the new utility pole. The accident caused a power outage that impacted portions of Nodaway and Atchison Counties (Missouri, USA) with up to 3,000 customers affected.

Nodaway County electrical accident injures two, causes power outage

Two people were reportedly injured in rural Nodaway County on Thursday morning, victims of an accident involving electrical lines. Authorities at the scene were blaming the accident for causing a p…
Power cuts across Perth and Kinross in the following areas: Glenfarg, Abernethy, Aberargie, the Fife village of Strathmiglo, United Kingdom. A spokesman for Scottish Hydro Electric power distribution said engineers took more than three hours to restore power.

Power cut hits hundreds across Perth and Kinross and Fife - The Courier

Large swathes of Perthshire and part of Fife were hit by a power cut in the early hours of Friday morning. Hundreds of houses in Glenfarg, Abernethy and Aberargie were affected, as well as the Fife...
Power cut because of a lightning strikes in the Rothienorman area and Banchory, UK. An SSE spokesman said: “There has been a lot of lightning in the area.

More than 350 North-east properties without power as lightning strikes - Evening Express

More than 350 properties across the North-east are without power this morning. The failures have hit 355 properties across the region. 205 properties are without power in the Rothienorman area while a...