Posted by MTV News on Monday, November 25, 2019 18:25:24A massive power outage in Portland, Oregon has caused major traffic problems and caused several fires.
A woman was killed in a crash involving a vehicle and a power outage on Interstate 84 in Port Townsend.
Crews were called to the scene shortly after 6:00pm on Sunday.
It’s not clear how many people were on the highway at the time, but one witness said it was like a blackout.
A fire started on Interstate 80 in Port Orchard.
Firefighters were called and took a man to the hospital.
There were no reports of injuries, and the cause of the fire is under investigation.
A report says the power outage caused “significant damage to multiple structures in the area”.
The outage was expected to last for a couple of hours.
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