Electrical outage reported in Manson, power restored

MANSON — About 1,200 MidAmerican Energy customers in Calhoun County were without power Tuesday afternoon.

According to Tina Hoffman, a spokesperson for MidAmerican, there was an “animal contact” in the substation near Manson shortly before 1 p.m. Tuesday, causing the power outage.

Crews were working on restoring electricity to the area and the power was restored shortly before 7 p.m. on Tuesday.


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