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Dorr without power, Consumers Energy working to restore power pole fell

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Posted at 3:03 PM, Jul 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-26 15:04:46-04

DORR, Mich — Power was knocked out in Dorr Sunday afternoon when multiple poles and wires fell near 18th Street and 142nd Avenue Sunday.

The outage started just before 1 p.m. Consumers Energy crews are working to restore power to the estimated 200-1,000 customers.

Fire crews have determined a rotted power pole fell and took down wires and another pole. 18th Street north of 142nd is expected to be closed for 6-7 hours while power is restored and the mess cleaned up.

Map as of 2:50 p.m. 7/26/20

You can see the current outage map here.