UPDATE: As of 8:10 p.m. power has been restored to the area.
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Residents in Cecil Lake, Goodlow, Clayhurst and other communities north of Fort St. John are without power.
The outage started just before 4 p.m. Tuesday and has left about 550 residents in the dark.
The cause is still under investigation and Hydro has dispatched crews to repair the outages. There is no estimate on when power will be restored.
Updates about the outage will be posted to this story as information becomes available. You can also see updates from B.C. Hydro at www.bchydro.com/outages