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Power restored to thousands in Hendricks Co. after "loss of transmission" at substations

Posted at 12:58 PM, Nov 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-11-17 14:04:59-05

UPDATE: As of 2 p.m. Tuesday power had been restored to nearly all impacted Hoosiers in Hendricks County.

The exact cause of the loss of power has not been released.

AVON — Nearly 19,000 Hoosiers in Hendricks County are without power Tuesday afternoon after one power company reported a "loss of transmission" into several substations.

Duke Energy reports over 14,000 Hoosiers without power and Hendricks Power is showing over 4,000 outages.

You can check for current DUKE outages HERE and you can check Hendricks Power outages HERE.

Hendricks Power posted an update at 12:41 p.m. saying "A large portion of Eastern Hendricks County is experiencing a power outage due to a loss of transmission into several substations. Crews are currently working on restoration. Thank you for your patience."