Lightning strike causes power outage in south Rapid City

UPDATE: Power has been restored to the Moon Meadows Substation.


RAPID CITY, S.D. — Black Hills Electric Co-op has announced that a lightning strike at the Moon Meadows Substation has caused a power outage for south Rapid City.

According to their Facebook post, Black Hills Electric Co-op does not have an estimated time of restoral, and the substation will be without power until crews are able to make the necessary repairs.

NewsCenter1 will continue to provide updates as they are made available.

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