AURORA, Colo. (CBS4) – Aurora police warned citizens on Tuesday afternoon about a “major power outage.” They say power is not expected to be restored until 7 p.m.
Arapahoe County offices shared a message about the outage saying a vehicle crash near their building caused the outage.READ MORE: Rep. Jason Crow Wants Bill That Would Let Victims Sue Gun Manufacturers And Dealers For Illegal Use Of Firearms
Aurora police did not confirm details about the crash. They tell CBS4 the jail lost power along with their main building.
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Police urge drivers to treat intersections with non-working traffic signals as four-way stops.
According to Xcel Energy’s outage map, more than 2,800 customers are without power in Aurora as of 4:20 p.m.
The outage appeared to be resolved at around 9 p.m.MORE NEWS: Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Joins Other Mayors Asking Biden To Be Included In Climate Migration Study
LINK: Xcel Energy’s Outage Map