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The lights are out for more than 3000 homes in Fort Nelson.

The power outages affect residences north of Raven Crs, west of Clark Lake Rd, south-wst of Airport Dr, north of Eagle Rd, east of Simpson Trl & north-south-east-west of Hwy 97. The cause of these outages are due to a transmission circuit failure.

All outages occurred around 2:30 p.m., BC Hydro is working on the problem and estimates power may be back on around 5:30 p.m.

Visit www.bchydro.com for information on current power outages.

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