Oncor restores power to over 6,000 in Midland

Oncor restores power to over 6,000 in Midland
One of the largest electricity transmission companies in Texas will be even bigger after a $1.3 billion buy of some of the Panhandle transmission lines that take wind power downstate. (source: Oncor)

MIDLAND, TX (KWES) - Over 6,000 Midland residents experienced power outages on the morning of Dec. 2.

Oncor reported that 6,142 people are being affected in the northwest area, near Loop 250, as of 10:54 a.m.

As of 11:38 a.m., that number had gone down to 4,963 residents.

By 12:56 p.m., all power in the area had been restored.

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