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UPDATE: Power outage hits north end of Okanagan Lake

A B.C. Hydro crew works to replace a pole in this undated file photo.
Image Credit: B.C. Hydro
August 02, 2016 - 2:14 PM

OKANAGAN - Power was out for over 1,700 B.C. Hydro customers in a sparsely populated part of Okanagan Lake north of Kelowna for about an hour yesterday.

B.C. Hydro says the power went out for 1,782 customers at 1:24 p.m., Aug. 2, and ended at 2:25 p.m.

The web page describes the outage as south of Northern View Drive and north of Westside Road.

The outage map showed the affected area primarily along Westside Road but also along the east side of the lake at Okanagan Centre and Carrs Landing in Lake Country.

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