Officials: Nearby fire caused outage in northwest Albuquerque

KOB.com Web Staff

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. – PNM says it has restored power to the majority of customers after an outage in northwest Albuquerque.

139 customers remain affected. The utility expects to have power back on to everyone around 11:30 a.m.

PNM officials say the outage was caused by a nearby fire.

#ABQ outage update: Power has been restored to approx 3,246 customers. 139 customers still without power and are expected to be restored ~11:30am. Confirmed outage caused by a nearby fire. Outage updates also available at https://t.co/DU0yxhAWM7. https://t.co/KkaFiaphno

— PNM (@PNMtalk) May 18, 2018

Outage in #ABQ affecting 3,385 customers. Boundaries are ~N=LA ORILLA NW, ~S=DUERKSEN RD NW, ~E=WINTERHAVEN RD NW, ~W=UNSER BLVD NW. Estimated restore time is 10:30 AM. Outage updates also available online at https://t.co/DU0yxhSyaH.

— PNM (@PNMtalk) May 18, 2018

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