Power restored to 1,400+ in East Grand Rapids

More than 1,400 people in East Grand Rapids are without power Tuesday, Sept. 5, 2017. (Consumers Energy)

EAST GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) — All of the 1,400 people in East Grand Rapids who lost power Tuesday morning have had services restored.

The outage happened around 6:30 a.m. and affected 1,426 customers, according to the Consumers Energy’s outage map.

At 9 a.m., most had their power back on but 189 customers remained in the dark. Those customers got power back around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.

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Consumers Energy spokesperson Roger Morganstern told 24 Hour News 8 that some trees damaged power lines in the area, causing the outage.

Some schools were delayed for their first day back due to the outage.