Power restored for more than 8,000 in Summit County

Posted at 4:06 PM, May 09, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-09 18:15:12-04

UPDATE: Rocky Mountain Power said services have been restored for all 8,000 people in Summit County.

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SUMMIT COUNTY, Utah – More than 8,100 are without power in Park City and the surrounding areas, according to Rocky Mountain Power.

Officials said the outage is because of a “substation interruption” and expected to be restored by 5:30 p.m.

Authorities said they are not sure if it is weather-related or not.

Some Park City residents said the outages happened before the hail hit.

Park City, Snyderville and Summit County

Area of outage: Zip codes 84098 and 84060
Estimated time of restoration: 5:30 p.m. MDT
Cause: Substation interruption
Customers affected: Approximately 8,130 customer is without power
Crew: Dispatched

Updated 3:27 p.m. MDT on May 9