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Power outage affecting 2,000 customers in Security-Widefield Friday afternoon

Posted at 4:32 PM, Jul 28, 2023
and last updated 2023-07-28 18:32:27-04

SECURITY-WIDEFIELD, CO — Colorado Springs Utilities is reporting a power outage affecting a few neighborhoods Friday evening.

According to the utility company, 2,000 customers are without power Friday afternoon after a lightning strike. Colorado Springs Utilities estimates to have power restored to the area by 7:30 p.m.

The outage is in the areas and neighborhoods surrounding Widefield High School.

Some tips to remember, be safe and treat all dark intersections as four-way stops.

Click here to view the Colorado Springs Utilities outage map.

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