Power off in Winfield
Photo: BC Hydro
UPDATE: 8:40 am
BC Hydro now estimates a power outage in Winfield could be fixed by 11:30am
ORIGINAL: 6:50 AM
Many Lake Country residents woke up Friday morning with no power.
There has been a power outage to much of Winfield and Okanagan Center since approximately 1:30 a.m.
BC Hydro’s website says the outage affects 1,517 customers in an area north of Chase Road, around Highway 97 and east of Camp Road.
The outage was caused by a fire, details of which are unknown at this time.
Hydro says crew is working on the issue and power is not expected to be restored until 3pm