Squirrel blamed for Grand Rapids power outage
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — 2,700 Consumers Energy customers were without power for a time in Grand Rapids.
According to the Outage Map, it was first reported at around 11:13 a.m. on Monday.
Officials say a squirrel got into a substation near Michigan and Lafayette causing the outage. They confirm not much damage was caused.
Power was fully restored by 12:30 p.m.