Power restored to over 1,000 in Myrtle Beach

Power restored to over 1,000 in Myrtle Beach
A power outage is impacting over 1,000 in Myrtle Beach Monday morning. (Source: Santee Cooper outage map)

MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (WMBF) – Hundreds of Santee Cooper customers in Myrtle Beach were without power for a period Monday morning.

According to information from Santee Cooper’s outage map, the outage impacted approximately 1,087 customers in the area of U.S. 501 and Robert Grissom Parkway.

According to Santee Cooper, the cause of the outage was an animal.

Before 10 a.m., the power had been restored.

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