Power outages occurring in areas of Red Deer due to fire

Traffic along the QE2 near Red Deer was impacted early sunday as emergency crews dealt with a downed power line that caused a fire


City of Red Deer electric and power crews are on scene of a pole fire on the west side of the QEII Highway, just south of the Alberta Sports Hall of Fame. Northbound lanes on the highway have reopened while southbound lanes on the QE2 will remain partially closed as crews continue their work.

Residents and businesses in the West Lake and Cronquist Drive areas, as well as in the Fort Normandeau area, may experience power outages for the next four to six hours.




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