Crews make significant progress restoring power to thousands of homes across the Inland Northwest
SPOKANE, Wash. — Crews continued to make significant progress restoring power to thousands of homes across the Inland Northwest following a windstorm Sunday evening.
High winds with gusts of up 50 mph hit the region around 8 p.m. Sunday, knocking down power lines and power poles in some places. At the peak of the storm Sunday night, more than 38,000 outages were reported throughout the region.
As of 10:30 a.m. Monday, about 3,900 homes were still without power.
Avista Utilities reported about 2,400 customers were without power.
More than 1,400 Inland Power customers were without service, and only a handful of Kootenai Electric customers were without power as of 10:30 a.m. Monday.
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