Wichita, Kansas 2021-06-11 22:01:36 –
Wichita, Kansas (KSNW) – Evergy shared the following message on Twitter on Friday evening: Over 50% of outages have been restored. “
“Today, two separate storms have passed through our service area, creating gusts and straight winds of over 80 mph, resulting in significant lightning strikes and hail,” said Eversey.
Earlier, Evergy tweeted that more than 500 line personnel are working to restore power, and another 150 are working to clear trees from the line. According to Eversey, additional crew members have joined the team in the most devastated areas to work on power restoration overnight.
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