Nearly 3,000 residents are without electricity amid an outage in West El Paso Monday night.
According to El Paso Electric, the power outage was reported just after 9 p.m. in the Sunland Park and Mesa Hills area.
2,982 customers are being affected.
Officials have not yet released the cause of the outage.
According to El Paso Electric, average restoration time is three hours or less.
#EPElectric is working to restore power as quickly and safely as possible in the Sunland Park area to approximately 3,000 customers impacted. Cause has not been identified. We’ll keep you updated. Stay informed at https://t.co/S3KppPhJZK pic.twitter.com/P7RtWjT7bJ— El Paso Electric (@ElPasoElectric) January 1, 2019