Columbus electricity restored after brief power outage - WRBL

Columbus electricity restored after brief power outage

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COLUMBUS, Ga. - Electricity has been restored after a power outage caused a brief power outage for at least 2,500 Georgia Power customers Wednesday afternoon.

An equipment malfunction inside a substation caused an outage in north Columbus around 4p et, a company spokesperson confirms to WRBL News 3. A crew nearby was quickly able to fix the problem and restore full power.

The outage also affected electricity to traffic lights in the area during the outage.

James Brierton

James joined WRBL News 3 with experience from CNN, NBC News and his own hyper-local news site. He manages the WRBL News 3 Web desk. More>>

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