Power outages hit East Mountains

Posted at: 10/15/2012 10:58 AM
Updated at: 10/15/2012 4:40 PM
By: KOB.com staff

Thousands of East Mountains residents dealt with power outages Monday morning.

The Central New Mexico Electric Co-op said the power outages affected around 6,100 customers in Edgewood, Sandia Park, Sandia Knolls, Stanley and Cedar Grove.

The company said problems with substation equipment caused the outage, which began around 4:59 a.m. Monday.

Officials said the power was restored around 10 p.m.