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Power Fully Restored to Iowa Great Lakes Residents

Spirit Lake, IA (KICD)–Power has been restored to  the Approximate 7,000 customers in the Iowa Great Lakes Region following a lunch hour outage on Friday.

Alliant Energy Spokesman Ryan Stensland says the power outage began just after 11:30 Friday morning.  All but 164 customers in the Lake Park area had power restored within an hour

The outage was caused by a dump truck that hit and broke a transmission pole.

Stensland says as of midnight power was back on for all customers.