Power outage in Kitimat affecting close to 4,000 customers

An ongoing BC Hydro power outage has left nearly 4,000 customers without electricity in Kitimat.

According to BC Hydro’s outage map, the outage started at 11:09 a.m. and the cause is under investigation. Crews are on their way and are expected to arrive around 11:45 a.m.

The outage is affecting 3885 customers and stretches north of Dewberry St., west of Wakita Ave., and east of Dyke Blvd.

Ben Bogstie, Local Journalism Initiative Reporter, The Interior News