Great Falls

Dec 27, 2013 12:08 PM by KRTV

Great Falls hit with power outage

GREAT FALLS - We are receiving numerous reports of power outages in some parts of Great Falls.

We are trying to find out what triggered the outage.

NorthWestern Energy crews are investigating, but do not yet have an estimate on when power will be restored.

We have received reports from the following areas:

3rd Avenue North and 13th Street

In and around Gibson Park

2nd Avenue North and 10th Street

4th Avenue North and 5th Street

Cascade County Courthouse on 2nd Avenue North

2nd Avenue North and 1st Street

River Drive South between 1st Avenue North and 3rd Avenue South

(UPDATE, 10:27 a.m.) Power has been restored, according to NorthWestern Energy and residents.

The power company says that it is investigating to find out what caused the outage, which affected about 2,150 mostly residential customers.