Slaton power restored after crash on Hwy. 84

Slaton power restored after crash on Hwy. 84
generic power outage graphic - from MGN (Source: MGN)

LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Around 85 percent of Slaton was without power, according to the Slaton Police Department.

Crash on Hwy. 84 near Posey knocks out power to most of Slaton
Crash on Hwy. 84 near Posey knocks out power to most of Slaton (Source: KCBD NewsChannel 11)

Officials with the police department say there was a crash on Hwy. 84 near Posey that they believe caused the power outage.

The crash hit a pole.

As of 11:40 a.m., there were about 3,000 customers without power. The power was restored as 12:32 p.m.

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