Staying Cool During this Hot Summer

August 8, 2019, 11:25 am EST | Share:

CHARLESTON COUNTY, SC (WTAT-TV)- Keeping conditions cool is crucial during this brutally hot summer but what happens when the power cuts out? Roughly 2,000 people throughout North Charleston suffered outages the last month. The first incident occurred when a van crashed into a utility pole and the second outage happened when a power line fell causing a gas leak fire. FOX24 reporter Brooke Schwieters turns to Dominion Energy to see how the company responds to emergency outages.