High winds lead to power outage in Silver Lake

High winds caused a tree branch to fall into and snap a power pole in Silver Lake.
High winds caused a tree branch to fall into and snap a power pole in Silver Lake.

About half of the town of Silver Lake was without power Sunday afternoon, according to Police Chief Randy Call.

High winds caused a large tree branch to fall into a power pole and snap it in the 100 block of Beaubien St.

Westar crews working to restore power.

Chief Call is encouraging people to stay away from the area.

 

 

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