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Power restored to over 10,000 Nogales residents

Posted at 1:45 PM, Feb 22, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-22 20:16:44-05

NOGALES, Ariz. (KGUN9-TV) - Power has been restored to residents in Nogales after an incident at a substation on Wednesday morning.

Police started receiving calls around 11:55 a.m. that intersection lights around town were not working.
 
Pictures and video have surfaced of what appears to be a fire or blast at the power plant near the WalMart on Grand Avenue.
 
Numerous businesses shut down, but everything is back to normal.
 
Some patients at a clinic near the power plant had to be transported to the hospital.
 
If you would like to check for outages in your area, check out the TEP Outage Map.