Hundreds without power along Hi-Line

Posted at 7:23 AM, Apr 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-04-30 09:23:31-04

Hundreds of people along a stretch of the Hi-Line are without power.

The power outage is affecting more than 600 customers in areas including Harlem, Fort Belknap, Dodson, and Wagner.

"Customers" refers to a business or a residence, so the number of people without electricity is often much higher than that figure.

NorthWestern Energy posted at 6:36 a.m. on Facebook: On the Hi-line: power out this a.m. In Harlem, Ft. Belknap, Dodson and Wagner areas. Possible issue with a transmission line. Crews responding.

According to the company’s power outage map, they expect power to be restored by around 8:30 a.m.

Safety reminder: if traffic lights are not working due to a power outage, the intersection must be treated as a four-way stop.

We will update you if we get more information.

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