UPDATED: Power restored in Bloomington and southeast St. George

A power outage impacting over 5,350 homes in LaVerkin, Springdale and New Harmony was reported, Sept. 8, 2021, Stock image | St. George News

ST. GEORGE — An outage has knocked out power to 621 customers in the southern area of St. George, including the entire Bloomington area and the southeastern-most portion of the city.

Map showing the area affected by a power outage in the St. George area on Jan. 13, 2021. | Photo courtesy of Dixie Power, St. George News | Click to enlarge

Updated 8:30 p.m., Dixie Power reports power was restored as of 8:30 p.m.

A representative for Dixie Power, which handles electricity in the area, was not available. A recorded message on a Dixie Power phone line said that “workers are working to restore service as quickly as possible” and that there is no estimation for when power would be restored.

There was no reason provided for the outage.

Residents in Bloomington reported that electricity went out at approximately 5:30 p.m. While it has come back on at times, it has mostly remained off since then.

This is a developing story.

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