Map: This map shows the approximate area of the outage – BC Hydro
**Update – Power was restored at approximately 9pm Sunday.
Over 4,000 people are estimated to be in Tumbler Ridge for the Annual Grizfest Music Festival and a storm has knocked out power in the community.
The power went out at approximately 5:23pm Sunday and is expected to be restored by 10pm. The power is out East of Monkman Way and South of the Heritage Highway. A severe thunderstorm warning was issued for the community early Sunday afternoon.
The storm did delay Grizfest for a few hours, but the show is now back on.
Over 740 customers in the area are without power. Do you have a photo or video of the storm that blew through Tumbler Ridge? Send them to [email protected]