Dec 4, 2012 / 9:52 am
Several thousand customers are without power around the Central Okanagan as a result of three separate power outages.
FortisBC advises Joe Rich and Big White are both without power due to high winds in the area.
A tree fell on a power line knocking out power to about 1,500 customers. Power is expected to be restored about 11 a.m.
Portions of downtown Kelowna are also without power after an excavator hit a pole.
No word on when that outage will be resolved.
A third outage is affecting the North Glenmore area.
No cause has been determined and no restoration time has been determined.
Read more Central Okanagan articles
City of Kelowna
Kelowna Discussion Forum
Kelowna's Cultural District
Kelowna Road Closures
William R. Bennett Bridge
Central Okanagan Regional District
District of Peachland
District of Lake Country
School District 23
Okanagan Regional Library
- Distillery fights for Spirit Bear brand Dec 1
- Ambulance rear ended on Hwy. 97 Dec 1
- Kelowna Mountain moving ahead Nov 30
- Airforce training exercise Nov 30
- Wildfire mitigation on meeting agenda Nov 28