Nearly 1,250 local Consumers Energy customers lost power Sunday, July 26.
Consumers Energy reported that an underground electric line failure initially caused an interruption in electric service for about 1,245 customers in the Fenton area at 11:40 a.m. Sunday, July 26. The affected
customers are served by the Steel Substation.
Terry DeDoes, senior public information officer for Consumers Energy, said crews were able to restore 659 of those customers by about 9:10 p.m. Sunday, July 26.
Crews continued to work to restore the final 623 customers by 3 p.m., Monday, July 27.