BOONE COUNTY, Mo. (KMIZ)
UPDATE: Boone Electric Cooperative confirmed power was restored around 8:20 p.m. Officials said there were two separate outages. The first was caused by a bad connection that led to a burnt wire. In order to fix that issue, crews had to cause a second outage.
ORIGINAL: Hundreds of Boone County residents lost power Tuesday night.
According to the Boone Electric Cooperative outage map, nearly 33 customers lost power north of Columbia just after 6 p.m. As of 8 p.m., nearly 800 customers reported losing power.
The website estimates that power will be restored before 9 p.m.