Squirrel causes major power outage around Huntersville, Cornelius
About 10,000 customers are in the dark right now
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WBTV) - A squirrel was found to be the culprit behind a major power outage in the Huntersville and Cornelius areas.
About 10,000 EnergyUnited customers were in the dark Saturday morning after a squirrel was found in the Northcross Substation, according to the company’s Twitter.
The incident was reported around 8:40 a.m.
EnergyUnited crews restored power for the customers.
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