TOOELE, Utah — Power has been restored after more than 19,000 Rocky Mountain Power customers were without service for several hours in Magna and Tooele early Wednesday morning.
According to Rocky Mountain Power's outage map, the first reports of outages came in around 3:30 a.m. The cause of the widespread outage wasn't immediately clear but after hours of working crews had the vast majority of users back online by 8 a.m.
UDOT had reported that the outages were also affecting traffic signals in Tooele County.
Signal Problems / Power Outage— UDOT Traffic (@UDOTTRAFFIC) April 20, 2022
Main St from Bates Cyn Rd to Vine St and Surrounding Areas, Tooele Tooele Co,
Treat dark intersections as a 4 way stop,
Est. Clearance Time: 1:00 PM
For updates: https://t.co/jaVMw7vcLm
The estimated service restore time was listed as 7:30 a.m.