FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – B.C. Hydro crews are unable to restore power to the Old Fort.
The power went out to approximately 57 properties at around 6 p.m. Saturday. A crew was on scene working to restore power to the community but the crew had to be removed to due to the landslide.
In a post late Saturday night on the PRRD website, the Regional District says a geologist hired by the PRRD order Hydro crews to evacuate the area until it was safe. At this time, it’s unknown when power will be restored.