Power outages hit central and northern Kent County

Posted at 2:43 PM, Oct 15, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-15 14:56:53-04

KENT COUNTY, Mich. — Northern Kent County was hit with a power outage Sunday afternoon.

At 2:15 p.m. Sunday, 1,372 Consumers Energy customers lost electrical service in an area bounded by 12 Mile Road NE on the north, Summit Avenue NE on the east, Lynhurst Street NE on the south and Freska Lake Drive NE on the west.

Consumers Energy assigned a crew to make repairs and estimated the time of restoration at 11:30 p.m. Sunday.

Meanwhile, there was another smaller power outage in central Kent County on Sunday afternoon. A total of 770 customers on Fruit Ridge Avenue NW northwest of Grand Rapids near Sparta lost electrical service at 1:55 p.m. Sunday.

Consumers estimated Fruit Ridge Avenue’s time of restoration at 5:45 p.m. Sunday.