Update: Decatur Utilities restores powers after large outage

The company says crews are working to restore services.

Posted: Aug 19, 2019 7:39 PM
Updated: Aug 20, 2019 7:54 AM

UPDATE: 

All outages have been cleared and affected customers restored. The traffic signal at Modaus Rd SW and Danville Rd SW is still not operational and will be repaired this morning. Please be aware of traffic control and exercise caution at that intersection this morning.

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Update: Service has been restored to an additional 1,300 customers. There are approximately 1,350 customers still without power. 

The company says crews continue to make repairs.

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From earlier:

Decatur Utilities says power has been restored to an additional 1,300 customers, leaving approximately 2,700 without service.

The company says the majority of these customers are served by the Greenacres Substation in the area of Spring Avenue. 

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From earlier:

Decatur Utilities says 5,100 customers are without power right now. 

The company says crews are working to restore remaining substations and will then address smaller pockets of outages and individual calls. You can see the Decatur Utilities outage map here

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