Regional
2:46 pm
Wed July 2, 2014

Afternoon Power Outages In Las Cruces

UPDATE:  Crews restored power to over 7,000 customers in Las Cruces after a bird got into El Paso Electric equipment. The issue was reported at 1:53 p.m. and power was fully restored at about 2:20 p.m.

Original post:  Many parts of Las Cruces appear to be experiencing an electrical power outage that has had a negative effect on traffic signals at intersections. The Las Cruces Police Department reminds drivers to treat non-working traffic signals as an all-way stop and to proceed with extreme caution.