Observer staff

A power outage hit the Elgin area early Sunday morning, affecting about 1,700 Oregon Trail Electric Co-op members.

OTEC crews completed repairs and restored power to all the affected locations by 8:15 a.m. this morning.

The cause of the outage was determined to be an OTEC equipment failure, according to an OTEC news release.

To report trouble with your service or a power outage, call OTEC’s outage hotline at 1-866-430-4265 .