Rising Sun Municipal Utility customers were without power for nearly eight hours on Sunday, Oct. 6.
A heavy rain storm emptied from three to four inches of rain throughout southeastern Indiana which forced flooding in many
The cause of the power outage, which went from 3:30 a.m. to around 11:30 a.m., was a downed tree on a power line in Aurora.
The line was a feed from Duke Energy and marked at least the third time this year Ohio County residents and businesses were
without power beyond the control of the local municipal utility company.