Power restored to more than 12,000 customers along Wasatch Front

Posted at 2:10 PM, Mar 26, 2014

SALT LAKE CITY — About 12,000 people were temporarily without power in Utah County and the Riverton area due to a transmission interruption Wednesday afternoon.

According toRocky Mountain Power’s website, 9,227 customers in the 84003 and 84004 zip codes did not have service. In Riverton and Bluffdale, 3,523 customers were without power in area codes 84065, 84095 and 84096. The power was restored later Wednesday afternoon.

The website states a transmission interruption was the cause in both outages but did not provide further detail.

Click here for outage information from Rocky Mountain Power.