Nearly 1,300 Lost Power In Fort Smith Overnight

FORT SMITH (KFSM) — People in southwestern Fort Smith woke up in the dark early Tuesday (Sept. 24) after OG&E reported a power outage in the area.

According to OG&E, 1,289 customers were without power as of about 5 a.m. The power went out about 4 a.m. The outage included an area around Jenny Lind Road, Phoenix Avenue and Cliff Drive.

A spokesman for OG&E said a tree fell on a power line during a storm, knocking out the power.

Power was restored about 5:20 a.m.

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