Most Shared

Weather Alert

WINTER STORM WARNINGS, WINTER WEATHER ADVISORIES

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Cambria, Somerset, Bedford, Blair, Huntingdon and Southern Centre counties for Wednesday. A Winter Weather Advisory has been issued for Indiana, Clearfield and Northern Centre counties as well for lesser amounts of snow. In the warning areas, 3-6" will fall by Wednesday afternoon with 2-3" in the advisory areas.

WEATHER ALERT

WJAC 6 News - Search Results

The following is an archived video story. The text content of that video story is available below for reference. The original video has been deleted and is no longer available.

Broken turbine has engineers seeking answers

By: WJAC Web Staff

ADAMS TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- Wind turbines overlooking a community in Cambria County will not be turning anytime soon due to broken blades. 

Officials with EverPower, who own the turbines near Dunlo in Adams Township, said the fiberglass blades on one turbine broke Monday afternoon, snapping in half and were left hanging in the air.

Officials said it is not common that the fiberglass blades fail, but they plan on replacing the blades.

There were no reported injuries due to the broken turbine.

Engineers are working ot figure out what caused the blades to break, officials said.

 
Advertise with us!
Edgar Snyder

Washington Times

Talkers