Large Power Outage Arlington Heights and Buffalo Grove Near Plaza Verde Shopping Plaza — Over 500 Customers Affected

Plaza Verde rear alley near a large power outage (Image capture October 2018 ©2021 Google)
Plaza Verde rear alley near a large power outage (Image capture October 2018 ©2021 Google).

Firefighter/paramedics from Buffalo Grove responded about 1:31 p.m. Wednesday, February 17, 2021 to a report of a power outage following a loud buzzing noise and a loud boom nearby at Hair Directors Salon, 1251 West Dundee Road in Buffalo Grove.

Several fire alarms indicated “trouble” at the Plaza Verde strip mall shopping center in Buffalo Grove near Arlington Heights.

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Customers Affected
560 down to 492 at 2:10 PM

Status
Scheduling Crew

Probable Cause
Under Investigation

Estimated Restoration
Feb 17, 2021, 4:00 PM

Earliest Report
Feb 17, 2021, 1:27 PM

— ComEd

The information in this article is an early report published before any summary information was confirmed or released by police or fire authorities.

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Plaza Verde rear alley near a large power outage (Image capture October 2018 ©2021 Google)
Plaza Verde rear alley near a large power outage (Image capture October 2018 ©2021 Google).