Power Restored to Residents in Kermit

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

KERMIT - Authorities in Kermit say the power is back on in town after being left in the dark nearly 10 hours.

Officials with the Sheriff's Office say the power went out Friday between four and five.

They're not sure exactly why the electricity is out, but officials tell NewsWest 9, there were some storms in the area on Friday afternoon.

We are told the power came back on around 2 a.m. Saturday morning.