Power restored after thousands in the dark in Salt Lake, Tooele, Summit counties

Posted at 7:32 AM, Aug 03, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-03 14:45:01-04

Officials with Rocky Mountain Power said power is now restored for thousands of residents who were left in the dark Monday morning.

By 11 a.m., power was back on for about 10,000 residents in Midway, Park City and Summit County.

Big Cottonwood Canyon, Brighton and Salt Lake City had the lights back on just before 9 a.m.

Also, Erda, Grantsville and Tooele had power restored just after 9 a.m.

According to Rocky Mountain Power, the outages started before 3 a.m. because of a “transmission interruption.”

If you are in one of these areas and your power is still off, call Rocky Mountain Power at 1-877-508-5088 for assistance.

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