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UPDATE: Power fully restored in Rutland, Black Mountain

The cause of the outage is unknown
2,048 FortisBC customers are currently without power in Rutland and Black Mountain because of an unknown power outage. (FortisBC Map)

Update 2:45 p.m.

Power has been restored to all customers.


More than 2,000 FortisBC customers are currently without power in the Rutland and Black Mountain area of Kelowna.

The outage started at 1:13 p.m. and the cause is unknown, leaving 2,048 customers without power.

It’s also unknown when the power will be restored.

Capital News will stay up to date on this developing story.

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Hailing from Ladner, B.C., I have been passionate about sports, especially baseball, since I was young. In 2018, I graduated from Thompson Rivers University in Kamloops with a Bachelor of Journalism degree
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