Nearly 6k customers lose power after object comes into contact with power lines

Posted at 11:56 AM, Jul 23, 2016
and last updated 2016-07-23 17:15:07-04

Nearly 6,000 customers lost power for several hours Saturday after an "object" came into contact with power lines in Glendale.

According to SRP, the affected areas covered Thunderbird Road to Peoria Avenue and from 59th to 75th avenues. 

Witnesses say the object looked to be some sort of tarp. Power was off for several hours in the area, but has been restored.