GPA: Emergency Power Outage NOW for Parts of Dededo; Restoration Expected Before 11 am

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Guam – The Guam Power Authority has declared an emergency power outage for parts of Dededo.

The outage was first repoprted about 9:46 this morning.

It effects customers along Route 1 along the left side of the road to Batulo St. and Wusstig Road.

The cause of the outage is that vegitation fell on power lines while work crews were trimming near the power lines. 

A release from GPA says that power should be restored before 11 am.

Spokesman Art Perez says that the outage has been isolated to the GHURA 501 area. One circuit had been restored as off 10:18 am.

Line crews are still clearing vegetation off power lines, he says and once lines are cleared, service will be fully restored.