NEW INFORMATION: Faulty equipment blamed for outage

By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email
By: WEAU 13 News Staff Email

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WEAU) - Xcel Energy says a faulty piece of equipment where overhead power lines go underground caused an outage that affected nearly 400 customers.

The outage started around noon Wednesday. The affected customers are in downtown Eau Claire. Power was restored to all customers at 1:32 p.m.

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