Transmission Line Failure Leads to Power Outage in Cadillac

775 Consumer’s Energy customers in the Cadillac area were without power earlier today after a high-voltage transmission line failed this morning.

Consumer’s Energy told MI News 26 that the 138,000 volt power line, which is owned and operated by ITC Transmission, went out at about 10:40 this morning. Numerous customers in and around Cadillac’s industrial park were without power for several hours due to the incident; power was restored to many of those customers shortly after noon.

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About Eric Wotila

Eric Wotila has been working in television in northern Michigan since 2002, working at numerous local stations over the years. Since 2011, he's worked as an anchor, photojournalist and reporter at MI News 26.
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