FORT WAYNE, Ind. (Fort Wayne’s NBC) — Power crews responded to scattered power outage reports across the area Tuesday morning.
There were several reports of power lines going down throughout the morning. Indiana Michigan Power says downed tree limbs were a major contributing factor for the power outages.
One such downed tree was reported in the 4900 block of Ridgedale Drive around 6:30 Tuesday morning.
Indiana Michigan Power says downed wires should always be considered energized and dangerous. Keep away from them and anything they could be touching. Watch for wires down that could be touching fences or hidden under tree limbs or debris. Stay away and call 800-311-4634 to report any downed wires.
People can also report outages and check the latest restoration information for their account via IndianaMichiganPower.com/Outages.