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An electrical worker was injured, power outage resulted after incident Friday in KCMO

Posted at 5:45 PM, May 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-13 18:45:59-04

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — An electrical worker was injured and power was out for a short time after an incident Friday in Kansas City, Missouri.

A statement from Evergy said crews responded to the report of an injury about 3 p.m.

Fire crews had been sent to West 79th and Summit streets on a worker injured.

The worker was taken to a hospital, but his condition was not available.

Evergy crews restored power in about 10 minutes to 1,200 customers, according to the company's statement.