West Bloomfield School District cancels classes Thursday
Power outage affected area of Orchard Lake, Walnut Lake roads
WEST BLOOMFIELD, Mich. – The West Bloomfield School District has canceled classes Thursday because of a power outage.
The district says four of its nine schools -- West Bloomfield High School, Orchard Lake Middle School, Doherty Elementary and Ealy Elementary -- don't have power.
According to DTE Energy, power went out at 6:30 a.m. to about 900 people in the area of Orchard Lake and Walnut Lake roads.
Any students that were already at school will be taken back home by bus.
As of 10:30 a.m., DTE said it has restored most of the power and everything would be back by noon.
They said they believe an interruption by an animal may have caused the animal.
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