• OG&E sends second wave of workers to Puerto Rico

    By: Tiffany Alaniz

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    TULSA, Okla. - OG&E crews from Green Country are working to help restore power in Puerto Rico.

    On February 8, a second wave of 50 OG&E line crew members traveled to Puerto Rico to relieve the first wave of crew members who had been on the island since January 20.

    The crews are working to rebuild after Hurricane Maria caused devastating damage there.

    SEE MORE: Pictures from Puerto Rico

    FOX23 talked to Storm Lead Terry Garrett, who said they are working in the mountain region of Arecibo, where terrain impacts their work.

    Crew members said they have been touched by the gratitude they have received from the families who live there.


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