Squirrel causes power outage in Horseheads

HORSEHEADS, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - A Squirrel is being blamed for leaving over 1,000 Horseheads residents without power Sunday morning.

Officials say the squirrel was chewing through the wires and burned out two lightning arresters.

The power outage hit parts of the village at about 10 a.m. and was restored just before noon.
 


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