Power restored after outage in Champaign County

UPDATE @ 5:30 a.m.:

Power has been restored to Urbana and the surrounding areas after an outage that affected nearly 3,100 customers.

UPDATE @ 4:40 a.m.:

A semi-trailer backed into a pole at the intersection of Lincoln Place and Wood Street, causing wires to fall to the ground and knocking power out for 3,077 customers in Urbana.

DP&L has been notified and is working to restore power, officials said.

>> Area power outages 


According to the DP&L outage map, 3,077 people in Champaign County are without power.

We will update this story as we learn more.

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