Crash-related outages

Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018

3:45 p.m. – The outage from this morning is now fully restored.

7:15 a.m. – OPPD crews have restored about 75 percent of the customers who lost power this morning when a car hit utility equipment at 90th & Boyd streets, causing a circuit lock out. Crews are working to restore the remaining outage.

The initial outage was from Military Road to West Maple Road, 78th to 96th streets.

6:30 a.m. – OPPD crews are responding to a call in northwest Omaha. About 2,300 customers lost power this morning when a car hit some OPPD equipment near 90th & Maplewood Blvd.

The boundaries include Military Road to West Maple Road, 78th to 96th streets.

We know power outages are inconvenient; we work hard to ensure your power is reliable. Car accidents, are among the many reasons your power goes out. Read about other common outage causes here.

More information will be available soon. Meantime, there are reports that traffic signals are impacted, so use caution in that area.

OPPD asks customers to report outages either online or by calling 800-554-6773. You can check our outage map for progress.

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