FORT COLLINS, Colo. (CBS4)– Some 10,000 people in and around Fort Collins were without power on Friday morning because of strong winds. Power was restored to all customers by noon except for 50 in the Rist Canyon area.
Some people experienced power coming off and on but others experienced a complete power outage.READ MORE: United Airlines Faces Lawsuit Brought On By Employee Over COVID Vaccine
Xcel Energy crews were working to make repairs along with Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association.READ MORE: Rogel Aguilera-Mederos Trial: Jury Selection Continues For 2019 Deadly I-70 Semi Crash
The power outages affect parts of Fort Collins, Bellvue, Laporte, Livermore, Red Feather Lakes and surrounding areas.
There is no estimate on when the power will be restored.MORE NEWS: Denver Police Search For Suspect Driver In Deadly Hit & Run That Killed Man In Wheelchair
Eldora Ski Area closed on Friday because of the strong winds.