Underground Vault Fire Leaves Hundreds Without Power in Palm Springs

Underground Vault Fire Leaves Hundreds Without Power in Palm Springs

KMIR

PALM SPRINGS, Ca.

Over 200 Southern California Edison customers were initially without power in Palm Springs following an underground vault fire.

Crews were on scene around 7:30 a.m. near Indian Canyon Drive and Tahquitz Canyon Way.

Some businesses in the area are still closed because of the power outage.

As of 1 p.m. only 28 customers were without power. According to SoCal Edison power will be restored by mid/late afternoon.