Posted: Dec 29, 2012 12:38 PM
Updated: Dec 29, 2012 4:07 PM
The City of Falmouth is currently without power. Pendleton County Emergency Management reports the outage is due to a broken Kentucky Utilities pole and downed lines. The estimated time of repair is 5:30 PM Saturday evening. This outage affects nearly the entire city.
Pendleton County High School located just north of Falmouth off US Highway 27 has been opened as a warming shelter for those affected by the loss of power.
Bluegrass Energy has also reported several outages in the southern part of Pendleton County along with roughly 2,500 homes without power in nearby Harrison County.
Stay tuned to Lex18.com for more information as the story develops.