Power Outage reported in Atlantic this morning


June 20th, 2011 by Ric Hanson

A large portion of Atlantic and nearby rural areas were without power for about an hour this (Monday) morning, after a tree limb fell on a power line. Officials with Atlantic Municipal Utilities report the incident, which occurred between 21st and 22nd Streets, on Olive, happened at 3:27-a.m. 

Power was restored to the affected customers by 4:28-a.m.  AMU could not provide a figure early this morning, on the number of customers who lost power.