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Power Outage Hits During Bitter Cold

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Over 2,600 Xcel Energy customers experienced a power outage this morning.

The power outage occurred at 9:01 this morning while temperatures were in the negative 20s.

The power outage was caused by equipment failure at 11th Avenue SW/10th St. SW.

Power was restored to 2,185 customers at 9:40 am.

Crews are working to restore power for the remaining 474 customers without power.

In addition, crews are also working on an underground cable fail at 12th St./18th Ave. SW.

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