Corporation representative Leigh Morris said that a subtransformer
at a substation at the Lincoln Kickapoo hub had a mechanical
that the power went out at 12:53 a.m. this morning (Monday). By 1:13
a.m. electricity restoration began. By 1:26 a.m. “everybody” had
power again, he said.
CILCO customers were affected. The outage affected 17,200 customers
in four counties:
Sangamon, Mason and Tazewell.