Power Outage In OKC Caused By Dump Truck
OKLAHOMA CITY - Power to thousands of customers in southwest Oklahoma City was restored just after 5 p.m.
More than 8,000 customers reported being without in southern and southwestern Oklahoma City around 3:30 p.m., according to the Oklahoma Gas & Electric company (OG&E).
According to OG&E’s system watch, approximately 8,100 customers in the area of Interstate 44 and Airport Rd. are being affected by the outage. Power was restored around 5:15 p.m.
OG&E said the outage was caused when a dump truck bed crashed into some power lines. No injuries were reported in the crash.