Algoma Power currently has numerous power interruptions affecting 572 customers in areas north and east of Sault Ste. Marie including these areas:
- Aweres Township (Heyden)
- Bruce Mines
- Echo Bay
API wants to continue to remind the public to be cautious and aware that:
- Downed wires should always be considered energized or “live”, and extremely dangerous.
- Do not approach or drive over a downed power line and do not touch anything the power line may be in contact with.
- If a downed power line falls on a vehicle, passengers should stay in the vehicle until help arrive.
- Parents are encouraged to talk to their children about the dangers associated with power lines.
If you have any information leading to the cause of the outage, downed trees or other concerns please call the Algoma Power emergency number at 1-844-901-9473.