Power restored after 'broken TVA structure' affects 10,000+ in Murfreesboro

Posted at 12:49 PM, Sep 03, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-03 16:08:57-04

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.

Customers still experiencing an outage were asked to report it through myMTEMC or by calling 877-777-9020.