UPDATED @ 11:44 AM. Power Outage In Downtown DothanRickey Stokes
Posted by: RStokes
Date: Apr 09 2014 11:13 AM
DOTHAN: A power outage in downtown Dothan. The power outage includes local businesses in downtown to include the Dothan Civic Center.
UPDATED @ 11:44 AM
The power has been restored. Thanks Dothan Utilities.
The power outage was widespread. It ranged from Downtown Dothan to SAMC and to Main Street near Montana Street.
The Dothan 911 Center loss power but the emergency generator kicked on as designed.
Dothan Police hit intersections all around. Officers assigned to plain clothes details and officers in training hit the streets and manned intersections. Dothan Police and he 911 Center never skipped a beat.
Dothan Police Chief Greg Benton and Police Major Steve Parrish were on top of the game and managed the situation.
NOTE: DO NOT CALL 911 when power is out. That is not an emergency. The 911 lines are for emergencies only.