Major power outage in Fort St. John

UPDATE:  As of 6 p.m. power has been restored to affected customers.  There are still 500 customers without power near Fort St. John.  You can visit for updates.

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FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Adding to the mess already happening from the wind storm, there is now another major power outage in Fort St. John.

The outage has occurred in the area of: South-East of ALASKA HWY, North of HWY 29 , West of 86th ST.

1577 people are without power.

There is no estimated time for when the power will come back on.

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