Providence Public Safety Complex briefly loses power


PROVIDENCE, R.I. (WPRI) — The Providence Public Safety Complex, which houses police and fire, briefly lost power Sunday night.

It happened around 7 p.m. and lasted until 8:30 p.m.

Commissioner Steven Pare said crews were able to get the station running on generator power.

Emergency calls through 911 and dispatch were never impacted, according to Pare.

There’s no word on what caused the outage, which appeared to be isolated to the public safety complex.

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