Thousands lose power in Portage due to equipment failure
PORTAGE, Mich. —
Consumers Energy reported over 2,000 customers lost power in Kalamazoo County Saturday.
The outage map showed outages in Portage near Shaver Road and South Westnedge Avenue, occurring around 6:30 p.m.
Consumers Energy said nearly 1,400 customers have had their power restored as of 6:45 p.m., and the other outages will be fixed shortly.
The outages were caused by a Consumers Energy sub-station equipment failure.
All customers in the affected area now have their power restored