Equipment Failure Leads to Power Outage in Cape Girardeau

There was a power outage early Wednesday morning in Cape Girardeau. The outage occurred at 4:30, but city officials were able to restore power at 6 a.m.  The outage took place on the southwest side of town, due to an equipment malfunction. The power outage left over 874 residents without power. It is still unknown what caused the outage, but the incident is still under investigation.

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