Power restored in Madison; outage was due to fallen electric line

Huntsville Utilities crews repaired a fallen power line on Kyser. (Photo: Justin Allison/WHNT News 19)

Huntsville Utilities crews repaired a fallen power line on Sullivan Street near Kyser Blvd. They say high winds were a factor. (Photo: Justin Allison/WHNT News 19)

MADISON, Ala. – Huntsville Utilities crews have restored power in the City of Madison. ┬áMonday’s outage was caused by a fallen electric line on Sullivan Street near Kyser Boulevard.

The area affected stretched from Madison Boulevard north to Browns Ferry Road and from County Line Road east to Hughes Road.

Power went out about 1:45 p.m. and was restored within an hour.

Crews say the high winds were a factor.