North Sanpete Power Outage

Published on May 16, 2013 at 11:35AM


(Mount Pleasant) Several cities in the North Sanpete area lost power this morning at about 8:15 due to a downed power pole. According to power company officials, a cement truck snagged an overhead cable line and snapped an attached pole that held a transmission line. Fairview, Mount Pleasant, and Spring City were affected by the outage. Power was restored to Fairview and Mount Pleasant withing an hour, but Spring City remains without power at this time. Crews are en route to the area to replace the downed pole, but the repairs could take several hours.