Power restored to 3,500 Minnesota Power customers on the Iron Range

By KBJR News 1

Power restored to 3,500 Minnesota Power customers on the Iron Range

October 11, 2013 Updated Oct 11, 2013 at 9:37 PM CDT

Virginia, MN (NNCNOW.com) - Lights were out for about an hour and a half in some towns on the Iron Range Friday after lightning struck a substation, according to a Minnesota Power spokesperson.

Some of the affected towns included Hibbing, Gilbert, Eveleth and Virginia.

Power was restored just before 9:30 p.m.

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