UPDATE: Power restored to Goethals Drive area in Richland

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Power Outage

UPDATE - Power has been restored to 25 to 30 residential customers affected earlier today by a wind-related power outage in a section of Goethals Drive between Van Giesen Street and Torbett Street.

A spokeswoman says the outage was caused by downed trees damaging power lines.

No other outages are reported.

Original story from the City of Richland Government Facebook Page-

Richland Energy Services crews are responding to a wind-related power outage affecting customers in a section of Goethals Dr. between Van Giesen Street and Torbett Street.

To ensure everyone’s safety, stay clear of downed power lines, and do not attempt to remove trees or debris near power lines.

Please be aware we are receiving a high volume of calls so we appreciate your patience during this time.

To report an outage Monday – Friday 7:00 am – 3:30 pm, call 942-7421 or 942-7423. After hours, call 943-4428.