Raccoon to blame for power outage in Seguin on Saturday

Nearly half the city was temporarily without power

Raccoon stock image (Pixabay)

SEGUIN, Texas – It was a weird weekend in Seguin thanks to a pesky raccoon.

Nearly half the city was temporarily without power Saturday night after a raccoon made its way into a Lower Colorado River Authority transformer.

Crews from the LCRA worked with the Seguin Electrical Department to restore power to residents.

According to a Facebook post from Seguin Police Department, power was fully restored by 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

Police didn’t give any updates on the raccoon.

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Mary Claire Patton has been a journalist with KSAT 12 since 2015. She has reported on several high-profile stories during her career at KSAT and specializes in trending news and things to do around Texas and San Antonio.