DURHAM, N.C. (WNCN) — More than 1,500 customers were without power in Durham Sunday morning, according to Duke Energy’s outage map.
The energy company said reports of the power outage first came in around 9:06 a.m. in a neighborhood off of Morreene Road and American Drive.
As of 9:53 a.m., Duke Energy said 1,549 customers were without power in the area.
They determined the outage was caused by a vehicle damaging their equipment.
Duke Energy’s estimated time of restoration for the area was 1 p.m.
By 12:35 p.m., Duke Energy reported that power was back on for most customers in the area.
CBS 17 has reached out to police for more information about the damaged equipment.
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.