LUBBOCK, Texas — Monday evening, the Lubbock Power & Light outage map showed more than 1,300 homes or businesses lost power. That included the studios of KAMC and KLBK.
An LP&L spokesperson said lightning struck a large power pole. Crews were dispatched to the area and were working to fixed the damaged equipment and restore power to customers.
We apologize for the interruption in programing.
Just before 10:00 p.m. Monday LP&L said lightning struck a large power pole, which knocked out power to 1,300.
Power has since been restored.