Raccoon causes thousands to lose power in Mt. Vernon

Raccoon causes thousands to lose power in Mt. Vernon

POSEY CO., IN (WFIE) - More than 2,000 customers found themselves without power Sunday night in Mt. Vernon.

Officials at Vectren tweeted that those customers lost power Sunday night just before midnight.

They said it was all due to a raccoon blowing a fuse.

Crews were sent to the scene to make repairs.

Vectren tweeted that power was restored to those customers around three Monday morning.

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