Internal testing leads to widespread power outages in mid-Michigan
An internal test of a Consumers Energy system led to widespread power outages throughout mid-Michigan, according to a news release.
The outages were originally reported around 1 p.m. Friday.
There are currently 15,000 customers without power in the Flint and Midland area.
Consumers Energy says that customers can expect their power to be restored by 4 p.m.
You can get restoration updates here.