Around 7:10 Friday evening power went down to nearly a thousand X-cel customers. The effected area was between 28 road to 30 road and from Orchard to C½ road. Ang with other scattered locations throughout the valley.
The outage caused some problems on the road, police had to direct traffic near 29 and North. Iit also caused many businesses to close down early while others are doing all they can to serve their customers.
Excel spokeperson, Fred Eggleston says officials worked to fix a shortage in a switch cabinet, but that power was restored to all customers by 9:45.