Strong winds down several power lines in Fort St. John

Power is out for 764 customers west of road 249, east of 82 Street, south of Road 244, and north of the Alaska Highway.

289 customers in the Halfway River Indian Reserve area have been out of power since 2:55 p.m. with power expected to be restored by 7:00 p.m.

213 customers are out of power south of Road 256 and west of Road 277 and have been since 2:35 p.m. with power expected to be restored by 7:00 p.m.

There are also several smaller outages in the city and the direct surrounding area. Visit www.bchydro.com/outages for details on those outages.

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Erica is a reporter for Moose FM and energeticcity.ca in Fort St. John, B.C. She grew up in Victoria, B.C. and received her Bachelor's Degree in Journalism from Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec.