GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — Thousands of people in Grand Rapids were without power Tuesday.
The outage impacted people in the Hall Street and Prospect Avenue area, extending to the Burton Street and Eastern Avenue area and the Alger Street and Eastern Avenue.
As of 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, a majority of the affected Consumers Energy customers had power restored, according to the outage map.
A high-voltage distribution line came down and got entangled with distribution equipment, a Consumers Energy spokesperson told News 8.
Around 7,800 customers lost power from the line going down. Consumers Energy said most customers had power after around an hour.