Hundreds without power
Jun 24 2012
Fallen trees knocked out power to more than 1,500 households on southern Vancouver Island Saturday, according to B.C. Hydro.
More than 300 customers in Langford and Highlands were still without power Saturday evening. Service was expected to be restored before morning.
About 1,100 B.C. Hydro customers in Central Saanich and North Saanich were without power for about an hour Saturday evening. Ganges, North Cowichan and Duncan were also affected.
The Victoria area had gusts of up to 48 kilometres an hour.