KENTWOOD, Mich. -- Power has been restored to hundreds of customers after an early morning power outage.
An estimated 987 customers lost power just after 5:30 a.m. Wednesday just west of the intersection of 44th Street and Kalamazoo Avenue in Kent County. Power was restored just after 9:30 a.m. Wednesday.
Consumer Energy tells FOX 17 the outage was caused by an issue with a tree in a line.
The outage appears to have started a fire, judging from a video sent to FOX 17 courtesy of Dawn Brown.
Power is expected to be restored by 7:45 a.m.