NREMC: Bird causes over 2K to lose power in Whitley Co.

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WHITLEY COUNTY, Ind. (WANE) – Roughly 2,400 customers were without power in Whitley County after Northeaster REMC (NREMC) said a bird was found inside the substation.

In a post on Facebook, NREMC said there is substation damage but crews restored power from alternate circuits until the substation can be inspected Thursday.

How the bird got into the substation is unknown.

WANE 15 is working to gather more information.

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