Residents in Palm Desert Affected by Early Morning Power Outage

Residents in Palm Desert Affected by Early Morning Power Outage

KMIR

Palm Desert, CA

Southern California Edison says that over 1,500 customers were affected by a power outage Thursday morning.

Residents near Country Club Drive between Portola and Monterey Avenue lost power just before 1:00 a.m. SCE says the power outage was due to equipment failure and crews are currently working to restore service.

At 4:05 a.m., SCE restored all but 88 of the customers.

KMIR News received messages from our viewers while we were live on Facebook alerting us about this outage.

Power is expected to be back up and running by mid-afternoon, according to SCE.

We will continue to bring you any updates.