BC Hydro is reporting that several thousand customers are without power in the Clearbrook region in Abbotsford.
A crew has been dispatched to deal with the outage, and they are expected to arrive to the scene in about an hour to begin work on restoring power to the area.
The cause for the power outage is under investigation, but locals told The News that high winds may have created some of the issues.
More to come.
A crew is on the way to an outage affecting 2,596 customers in #Abbotsford. They're estimated to arrive by 12:20 p.m. and will post updates as available here: https://t.co/o2tSCQ0jyd pic.twitter.com/TkaliZZLTz
— BC Hydro (@bchydro) October 13, 2020