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Power restored to Rutland in Kelowna

It’s unclear what caused the outage
Power outage reported in Rutland. (Pixabay)

UPDATE: 7:20 p.m.

Power has been restored to the Rutland area.

FortisBC did experience some technical issues with the outage map.


About 2,500 FortisBC customers are without power Saturday evening.

Those living along Rutland, Hartmann and Scarboro Roads claim to have been in the dark since about 6 p.m.

FortisBC has crews in the area to determine the cause and stated it’s believed that power will be restored as soon as possible.

More to come.

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