POSTED: Monday, June 27, 2011 - 3:57pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, June 28, 2011 - 2:25pm
UPDATE: 5:20: UPDATE: El Paso Electric tells us mylar balloons are to blame for today's power outage. The balloons were caught on the power lines.
UPDATE: 4:40- Power has been restored, but EPE does not know the cause of the outage yet.
EL PASO- Approximately 4,000 customers are experiencing a power outage in Northeast El Paso.
The affected area is around the Rich Beem and Montana area.
No word on what caused the power outage yet. El Paso Electric is working on restoring the power.