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Power returns to most of 3,622 in South Surrey, White Rock

Power outage spread across Ocean Park and beyond

Power has been restored to most of the more than 3,600 BC Hydro customers on the Semiahmoo Peninsula who lost electricity earlier today.

The outage – first reported at 12:23 p.m. – had, at its peak, affected 3,622 BC Hydro customers south of 23A Avenue and west of 142 Street in South Surrey and White Rock.

However, as of 1:19 p.m., only 11 customers were affected, in the 1700-block of 140 Street.

The cause of the power outage is still under investigation, according to BC Hydro’s website.

More to come…

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