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11,000+ Weber/Morgan County homes lose power

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Posted at 10:18 PM, Apr 02, 2021
and last updated 2021-04-03 00:20:02-04

OGDEN, Utah — More than 11,000 homes in Weber and Morgan counties lost power Friday night.

Rocky Mountain Power tweeted shortly after 9 p.m. that 10,498 customers were affected by an outage.

The company estimated that power would be restored by 2 a.m.

As of about 10 p.m., the outage was impacting about 9,100 homes in the Ogden and South Ogden areas, 2,200 in Mountain Green, and 500 in Morgan.

By 10:20 p.m., the total number was down to about 8,000.

The outage was caused by a damaged transmission line.

The latest updates will be provided on Rocky Mountain Power's Twitter account and/or live outage map.