SW Rochester Power Outage Blamed on Squirrel
Rochester, MN (KROC-AM News) - It’s suspected that a squirrel caused a significant power outage in southwest Rochester this morning.
A spokesman for Rochester Public Utilities says approximately 2,000 homes and businesses lost electrical service for about an hour until repair crews located and repaired the problem. At last report, all of the affected RPU customers have had power restored.
News Update: Suspected Drowning in Lake Pepin