SANIBEL, Fla. -- The Lee County Electric Cooperative (LCEC) reports an island-wide power outage on Sanibel due to a sailboat accident.
LCEC says a sailboat hit transmission lines to the island Tuesday afternoon.
As of 1:40 p.m., there was an island-wide power outage on Sanibel.
LCEC crews are working to restore power.
You can monitor LCEC power outages HERE or call (239) 656-2300.
**UPDATE** -- As of 2:30 p.m., the LCEC power outage map reports that power has been restored.