Nearly 30,000 lose power on Vancouver Island amid rare spring snow – BC

Nearly 30,000 lose power on Vancouver Island amid rare spring snow – BC

BC Hydro said nearly 30,000 customers on Vancouver Island lost power Sunday morning in an area just north of Nanaimo. Most of the outages affected Qualicum Beach and Parksville, a region that saw rare spring snow Sunday. The outage on #VancouverIsland was caused by heavy, wet snow bringing down several trees. Crews are working to … Read more