TOP PHOTO: LUB’s Tim Carroll is in the distance climbing a pole to restore power to the Twin Hills Subdivision.
LAFOLLETTE, TN (WLAF) – Scattered power outages cropped up as a result of this afternoon’s storms. As of 5:30pm, 227 LUB customers were out of power system wide.
“We should have most customers’ electricity back on by dark hopefully,” said LUB General Manager Kenny Baird.
There was a FLOOD ADVISORY for Campbell County late Saturday afternoon. A thunderstorm packing strong wind gusts and heavy rainfall blew through the area around 3:30pm today.
Rain and storm chances diminish once we clear sunset. (WLAF NEWS PUBLISHED – 08/06/2022-4PM-UPDATED 08/06/2022-5:30PM)