Power to be restored after storm-related outage near Huachuca City

Multiple power poles damaged
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Posted at 2:59 PM, Jul 11, 2021
and last updated 2021-07-11 17:59:21-04

HUACHUCA CITY, Ariz. (KGUN) — After a storm-related outage hit Huachuca City outside of Tombstone Saturday, Sulphur Springs Valley Electric Cooperative is working to restore power to the affected areas.

On Sunday, crews developed a plan to replace nine poles that were damaged, according to a Facebook post on the SSVEC page. The repairs will take between 7-10 hours to complete in order to restore all power to the areas affected.

On Saturday, there were several downed power poles in two separate locations due to a possible microburst-related outage affected parts of Huachuca City.

If you see a downed power line, don't go near it and call 911.