Power outage Affecting Winnebago County


According to Comed there is several customers without power in Winnebago County. As of right now, the areas that are most affected by the power outage is near the Rockton and Shirland area. They have crews investigating. There is no estimated restore time frame.

They did say several transformers have blown.

Rockford Scanner fans are saying Spring Brook and Perryville a transformer blew up there as well.


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Garbage Truck Crashes into A Power Pole Causing A Small Power Outage



This afternoon a garbage truck crashed into a power pole near Newburg and Warren. The accident caused a small power outage in the area. Crews are working to restore power. Unknown on injuries. The cause of the accident is under investigation.



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