Power Outages Reported In Benton County

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BENTON COUNTY (KFSM) — Power outages were reported throughout Benton County on Tuesday (Jan. 10), according to Carroll Electric Cooperative Corporation.

Benton County Emergency Management Agency said that a Hiwassee substation blew a fuse that caused the outage. A crew is working to repair the outage now.

According to Carroll Electric outage website, over 17,000 customers are without power. The areas without power include Bella Vista and Gravette.