Natural gas outage affects 3,600 customers from Benson to Morris, Minn.
MINNEAPOLIS -- CenterPoint Energy is responding tonight to a natural gas outage affecting approximately 3,600 customers in the Cyrus area. The outage includes the towns of Benson, Hancock and Morris.
Crews are expected to work throughout the evening and weekend to restore service.
The outage was caused when a piece of farm equipment hit a Northern Natural Gas pipeline earlier today. Northern is CenterPoint Energy's natural gas supplier.
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