Overnight windstorm causes power outages
Jan 25 2012
B.C Hydro is reporting power outages across Greater Victoria, the Island and the Gulf Islands. High winds overnight caused lost power to more than 19,000 homes across the region. Power to most homes has been restored, with approximately 6,000 across the region still with out power.
According the the B.C Hydro website power is expected to return to parts of Central, North Saanach, Highlands and Langford and at 9:00 a.m., while the rest of the effected region won‚Äôt see their power return until later Wednesday afternoon.
Power is also out throughout the Golf Island and it‚Äôs not expected power will be restored until later Wednesday afternoon.
more to come.