JEFFERSON CITY, Mo. (KMIZ)
Three Rivers Electric Cooperative stated on its Facebook page that 695 of its customers had lost power around 7:30 p.m. Thursday.
The company later stated that the outage was caused from lightning striking a pole.
It appeared that power had been restored by 8:05 p.m.
The Cole County R-5 School District had posted on its Facebook that the outage led to the remainder of Thursday nights basketball games to be postponed.