UPDATE: Power restored in the Lower Valley
POSTED: Friday, May 2, 2014 - 8:42pm
UPDATED: Friday, May 2, 2014 - 9:21pm
LOWER VALLEY — Hundreds of residents and businesses are without power in the area of Zaragosa and North Loop in El Paso's Lower Valley.
El Paso Electric spokesperson, George De La Torre, confirmed the power went out at 7:50 Friday night they are working to get the electricity back to the area.
The cause of the power outage is still unknown, as is the exact number of residents and businesses affected.
After looking at the El Paso Electric outage map, it looks as though approximately 1,000-2,000 properties are without power.
(EP Electric outage map: 8:50 pm)