News Update!!: Needles, CA: Cause of Sunday night’s power outage in Needles, California.
ZachNews has received information regarding power outage that affected the community of Needles, California late Sunday night.
According to City of Needles Electric Line Crew Supervisor Jack Lindley, City of Needles electric utility experienced a system wide power outage lasting about 10 minutes Sunday night at 8:30pm PT.
This power outage was caused by a malfunction of equipment in Arizona on the power line that is the primary power source for the City of Needles.
The power had to be turned off in order to remove this malfunctioning equipment from the grid by the power linemen in Arizona and the outage effected the City of Needles power grid.
The power outage caused businesses such as the Panda Garden restaurant, Westside Chevron gas station, and Best Western Colorado River Inn hotel to close temporary and help customers get through the power outage.
Businesses in Needles, California reopened after the power was restored to the area.
ZachNews has video of the power outage that happened on Sunday, June 23rd, 2013 in Needles, California.
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