Motor vehicle collision caused brief local power outage last week
October 4, 2023
Over 3,000 greater La Conner residents were without power for several hours Sept. 26 following a vehicle collision north of town.
The areas affected by the outage was southern Fidalgo Island east across the La Conner Flats to Pleasant Ridge and the North Fork Skagit River bridge and along McLean Road to Best Road.
According to the Safely HQ community health platform, electrical service was interrupted when a motor vehicle crash occurred near the intersection of McLean and La Conner-Whitney roads around 1:40 p.m.
Outages were reported on Fir Island, in La Conner, Shelter Bay and on Swinomish...