Thursday, August 27, 2015

Power Outage Near Arlington International Racecourse and Near Fremd High School, Palatine

Palatine police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 9:24 AM Thursday to Harvard Drive and Illinois Avenue Palatine, IL. Police and firefighter/paramedics received a report that an electrical box near the baseball diamonds at Fremd High School was smoking. The caller heard a bang and then saw a green electrical box smoking.

Damage power lines were also reported near West Salt Creek Lane and Euclid Avenue.

ComEd Reports at Harvard Drive and Illinois Avenue
Customers Affected: Less than 5
Crew Status: Scheduling Crew
Probable Cause: Under Investigation
Estimated Restoration: Aug 27, 1:30 PM

ComEd reports at Salt Creek Lane and Euclid Avenue
Customers Affected: 207
Crew Status: Additional Crews Required
Probable Cause: Damaged Power Line(s)
Estimated Restoration: Aug 27, 10:41 AM


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