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Power Restored In North Fayetteville

FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Multiple businesses in north Fayetteville lost power after severe storms Saturday (April 29) morning, according to Southwestern Elec...
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FAYETTEVILLE (KFSM) — Multiple businesses in north Fayetteville lost power after severe storms Saturday (April 29) morning, according to Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO).

Walmart, Old Navy and Bed, Bath & Beyond on Mall Avenue were without power, along with 1,000 other customers, said SWEPCO spokesperson Peter Main.

Power was restored about 11:19 a.m. Saturday after an outage at a substation on Van Asche Drive, Main said.

SWEPCO serves roughly 500,000 customers in Northwest Arkansas, the River Valley and parts of Oklahoma and Texas.

Click here to view an outage map.

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