Published Tuesday, October 1, 2013 at 12:09 am / Updated at 12:16 am
Semi snags power line, leaving 1,934 OPPD customers without electricity
A semitrailer truck snagged a power line near 25th Avenue and Cuming Street late Monday, leaving 1,934 homes and businesses in northeast Omaha without electrical power, a spokeswoman for the Omaha Public Power District said.
The outage was reported at 10:53 p.m. Power was expected to be restored by 1 a.m.
The affected area stretched roughly from 13th Street to 35th Street and from Burt Street to Maple Street.
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