Eagle Point Experiences Power Outage

EAGLE POINT, Ore. — Eagle Point High School students were sent home Tuesday morning because of a power outage that affected more than 2,000 customers.

Traffic lights were out and businesses had to shut down during the outage from about 9 a.m. until just before noon.

Officials with Pacific Power say a bird is to blame for the outage and lines had to be replaced just outside of Eagle Point.