Service outage planned in Brooke County

BETHANY – Officials with MonPower have announced a planned service interruption for the areas of McKinleyville and Bethany on Jan. 19.

The service interruption will take place from 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m., during which time repairs will be performed on equipment at the company’s McKinleyville substation.

In addition to the communities of Bethany and McKinleyville, the planned outage also will affect the area east of McKinleyville to the state line and south of Bethany to the Ohio County line, including state Route 67, McAdoo Ridge Road, Pierce Run Road, Bethany Pike, Bealls Ridge, Camp Run Road, state Route 88, Lazears Run Road and Castleman’s Run Road.

The outage is expected to affect approximately 750 customers, according to a release from MonPower.