Did you have a power outage Sunday?

Parts of Oak Cliff lost power Sunday. At my house, near Sunset High School, we had a brownout. About half of neighbors in the 700 block of  West Eighth Street were outside waiting for their power to come back on when my dog and I were out running after 9 p.m. And a Facebook friend reported her power was out in East Kessler.

I figured it had to be the hot weather putting a strain on the system. But Ashley Burton at Oncor says there were no rotating outages Sunday.

“We did have a number of outages throughout the Oak Cliff area,” she says, although she couldn’t estimate how many homes lost power.

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The outages were caused by equipment failures and trees hitting the lines, Burton says. All the outages from Sunday have been restored.

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