Downed pole knocks out power to thousands in northeast Albuquerque
March 30, 2018 11:13 AM
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. - A downed pole knocked out power to more than 10,000 PNM customers in northeast Albuquerque Friday morning. According to PNM power has been restored to all but about 1,100 customers as of 10:51 a.m.
KOB Photojournalist Lex Stanfield sent in pictures of the pole lying in the road at Juan Tabo between Comanche and Montgomery.
Police helped to close down Juan Tabo between Juan Tabo Pl. and Montgomery while crews worked quickly to make repairs. PNM estimates that power will be fully restored by noon.
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Outage update for #ABQ. An additional 689 customers’ have had their power restored. Approximately 1,111 remain without power.— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Outage update for #ABQ. Approximately 1,800 customers remain without power. Estimated restoration time for those customers is approximately noon. Crews are working as quickly and safely as possible.— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Outage update for #ABQ. A total of 7,615 customers have had their power restored in the areas affected by this morning’s outage. Crews are continuing to restore power to the rest of our customers, quickly and safely.— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Outage update for #ABQ. Approximately 4,982 customers’ power has been restored in the areas affected by the outages. Thanks for your continued patience.— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Outage update for #ABQ. Approximately 3,421 customers have been restored to the areas affected by both outages.— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Second #ABQ outage affecting ~5,671 customers. Approx. boundaries: ~N=3100 BLOCK JANE NE, ~S=MENAUL, ~E=MURIAL, ~W=PARSIFAL. Est restore time is 9:22 am. Restoring power as quickly and safely as possible is a priority for crews. For outage updates, visit https://t.co/YfMsjf0dRu. pic.twitter.com/HebWHCPIGD— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Outage in #ABQ affecting 5671 customers. Boundaries are: N- 3100 block of Jane, S- Menaul, E-Murial, W- Parsifal. Caused by a downed pole. Crews are working to get power restored as quickly and safely as possible. Thank you for your patience.— PNM (@PNMtalk) March 30, 2018
Updated: March 30, 2018 11:13 AM
Created: March 30, 2018 07:50 AM
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