Downed Power Line Sparks Fire, Causes Outages

A downed power line caused outages in north Grand Junction Monday morning, even affecting power at KKCO 11 News.

The downed line caused a few brush fires along G Road across from Canyon View Park. Fire crews were able quickly extinguish the flames.

Grand Valley Power says that residents lost power for about two hours from H to G Roads and from 21½ Road to 27 Road. There's no estimate as to how many customers that could have affected,
but power officials say power has been restored.

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