MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (WTVF) — Electricity has been restored after a "broken TVA structure" knocked out power to more than 10,000 Middle Tennessee Electric customers in Murfreesboro.
MTE reported the outage Friday, saying crews were working to repair a broken TVA structure. Hours later, they posted an update, saying TVA arrived and redirected power from one of their substations to restore power.
OUTAGE UPDATE:— MidTnElectric (@MidTnElectric) September 3, 2021
TVA has arrived and redirected power from one of their substations to help us restore the 10,000+ members affected by the outage. If you are still experiencing an outage, please report through myMTEMC or by calling 877-777-9020. Thank you for your patience today! pic.twitter.com/Z60ltHsehn
Customers still experiencing an outage were asked to report it through myMTEMC or by calling 877-777-9020.