The outage did cause about 6 seconds of power loss at Willow Creek Women’s Hospital before their emergency generator engaged.
At 3:35 p.m. the service to Willow Creek Hospital was restored to normal operations. At 4:00 p.m. all other services were restored.
There was no permanent equipment damage from the event, reported Ozarks Electric.
WASHINGTON COUNTY, AR-- Thousands around the Fayetteville area lost power Tuesday afternoon.
According to the Ozarks Electric outage website, the 2,224 customers on the Johnson substation experienced an outage, starting at 2:38p.m. The map shows the places affected include portions of Johnson and northwest Fayetteville.
Track the outages here.