Power restored to 1,448 homes and businesses

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DPU spokesperson Julie Williams Hill said power was knocked out to 1,448 homes and businesses in North Community, Quemazon, Ponderosa, East Gate area and the Totavi Gas Station at 2:15 p.m. today.

An overhead power failure is being blamed for the outage at North Community, Ponderosa and Quemazon.

Hill said power to those areas was restored by 3 p.m. today and to the East Gate area at 4 p.m. today.

The power outage initiated with a line at Los Alamos National Laboratory, Hill said.

Check back on the cause of the outages to the laboratory and to the East Gate area.