Power Outage Impacts East Metro Thursday

Created: 01/31/2013 11:57 AM KSTP.com By: Leslie Dyste

Some Minnesotans living in parts of the east metro are without power Thursday.

According to Xcel Energy, areas affected include Lake Elmo, Oakdale and Maplewood.

About 2,300 customers are impacted. The outages include both households and businesses.

At this point, the cause of the outage is unclear.