Power outage in Mt. Carmel knocks 89.1 The Bash off the air

Tractor knocked down power and cable lines, reports WSJD

WSJD (100.5 FM) reports that a tractor has knocked down power and cable lines in the area of College Drive and Oak Street in Mt. Carmel, Ill.

The ensuing power outage has taken Wabash Valley College's radio station, WVJC (89.1 The Bash), off the air.

Crews are working to restore power in the affected area, but it may be several hours before things are back up and running. If you are in an area where the power is out or know someone who is, please be sure to take proper precautions due to today's heat.