WICHITA FALLS (KFDX/KJTL) — Wichita Falls Police Department officials are directing traffic after a weather-related power outage strikes more than 1,000 customers.
According to Oncor’s website, as of 8:55 p.m. Wednesday, 1,308 customers were without power in central Wichita Falls.
A WFPD officer on scene said the outage was weather-related, but they don’t expect the outage to last.
The power flickered once about 9:15 p.m. and was returning to stores around the area about 9:20 p.m., though some stores were still without power.
Oncor’s website stated all power is expected to return around 10 p.m. Wednesday.