Over 1,500 customers near Dawson Creek were without power overnight Monday.

BC Hydro reported the outage was a planned outage in order for them to work on existing equipment.  There were two outages in the Dawson Creek.  The first was South of the Dawson Road and Old Hart Highway to East Pine.  The other outage was west of the 227 RD.

The power went out at approximately 10pm Sunday night and was restored at around 5am Monday.

For more details you can visit www.bchydro.com/outages