Power Restored To Nearly 20,000 Fayetteville Residents After Outage

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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) – Power was restored after a brief outage that affected nearly 20,000 Fayetteville residents on Tuesday afternoon (April 21), according to a news release from Ozarks Electric Cooperative.

A breaker open at a west Fayetteville substation took nine substations out, knocking out power for customers east and west of Fayetteville.

The outage was repaired in approximately 15 minutes, officials said.