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Automobile Accident Interrrupts Power to 560 Members
Tuesday, April 23, 2019

About 560 members in Effingham and Fayette counties lost power shortly before 7:30 a.m., when a vehicle struck a utility pole, breaking the pole and downing power lines. Crews are on site making repairs. No estimated time of restoration is currently available.