(AP) -- Oklahoma Gas and Electric officials said a pole climbing bobcat is to blame for a power outage in southern Oklahoma.
OG&E spokesman Brian Alford said repair crews found the smoldering body of the bobcat Tuesday at the top of a utility pole in Johnston County.
Alford said squirrels, snakes and small rodents have caused outages in the past -- but this is the first time he's heard of a bobcat causing an outage.
He said crews believe the bobcat climbed the utility pole and then touched two power lines at the same time.
OK electric crews say pole climbing bobcat caused power outage
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