UPDATE: As of 6 p.m. power has been restored to affected customers. There are still 500 customers without power near Fort St. John. You can visit www.bchydro.com/outages for updates.
FORT ST. JOHN, B.C. – Adding to the mess already happening from the wind storm, there is now another major power outage in Fort St. John.
The outage has occurred in the area of: South-East of ALASKA HWY, North of HWY 29 , West of 86th ST.
1577 people are without power.
There is no estimated time for when the power will come back on.
— BC Hydro (@bchydro) June 15, 2016