Hydro crews respond to power outages near Williams Lake

BC Hydro crews are responding to two power outages near Williams Lake. BC Hydro image

BC Hydro crews are responding to two power outages near Williams Lake. BC Hydro image

BC Hydro crews are responding to power outages in the Williams Lake area Wednesday morning.

An outage reported at 7:22 a.m. in the Beaver Valley Road area is impacting 29 customers, while another outage, reported at 10:36 a.m. west of Dog Creek Road, has left 75 customers without hydro.

The cause of both outages was downed wires.

Environment Canada’s forecast shows a current temperature of 3C with wind southeast 30 kilometres an hour, gusting up to 50 km/h

There is a chance of rain showers or flurries in the forecast for Wednesday, with temperatures expected to go down to -5C overnight.