Over 1,500 affected by power outage in College Station

Published: Aug. 13, 2021 at 9:43 AM CDT|Updated: Aug. 13, 2021 at 9:54 AM CDT
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COLLEGE STATION, Texas (KBTX) - Over 1,500 College Station Utilities customers are experiencing a power outage right now.

The outage seems to be affecting the entire Pebble Creek neighborhood and customers off Barron Road.

City officials say the outage was caused by a mylar balloon making contact with an electric substation’s infrastructure. They said the outage shouldn’t take too long to restore.

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