Power Outage Hits Kalamazoo and Van Buren Counties

Posted at 10:39 AM, Jun 27, 2013
and last updated 2013-06-27 10:39:18-04

KALAMAZOO, Mich. — Thousands of people lost power in Kalamazoo and Van Buren counties Thursday morning.

Electricity was lost for more then 3,600 customers around 9:30 a.m., and posts by Consumers Energy said power was likely to be restored around 11:30 a.m.

In Alamo Township, 701 customers lost power, and another 1,370 had now power in Oshtemo Township. More than 1,550 customers had no power in an area from Alamo Township into the Van Buren County townships of Almena and Pine Grove.