TRANSYLVANIA CO., NC (WSPA) – 5,400 customers of Haywood Electric Membership Corporation in Transylvania County will lose power for several hours on June 2 and June 3 because of power line repairs.
The outage is expected to begin at 11:00pm on June 2 and will last until around 7:00am on June 3.
The outage will also affect 25 customers on Owen Mountain in Jackson County.
Duke Energy is performing repairs on a damaged power pole that supplies power to Haywood Electric’s Rosman and Quebec substations.
Officials say they cannot guarantee that the outage won’t last longer than the planned eight hours.