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UPDATE: TEP working to restore power to midtown customers after traffic collision

Posted at 2:08 PM, Jul 08, 2024

UPDATE: According to TEP, 420 customers still remain out of service. The vehicle damaged a radial line that serves several substations. TEP is working on repairs now.

As of Monday afternoon, Tucson Electric Power is working to restore power to about 1300 customers currently without service.

KGUN 9 reached out to TEP for the cause and status of the outages. According to a TEP spokesperson, "at least some of the outages are the result of a vehicle making contact with [TEP] equipment."

TEP says on its social media that the collision occurred around North Campbell and East Roger Roads.

We will provide updates when more information becomes available. See the latest on TEP's online outage map.