July 21, 2006 – According to a statement from the Virgin Islands Water and Power Authority, a car accident at 3:13 p.m. in the Estate Diamond area has caused a power outage for some customers dependent upon feeder #9. Affected areas include some locations in Estate Grove Place, Merchant's Market, and Sunny Isle. WAPA expects to restore power by 4:30 p.m.
Alert: Car Accident Causes Power Outage
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