Roads are icy in spots that saw accumulating snow yesterday. Allow yourself plenty of extra time this morning and dress warmly, as wind chills are in the single digits and teens for many. A second disturbance will bring another round of snow showers to the Front Range this afternoon and early evening. While not as heavy as yesterday, some additional light accumulations over the higher terrain will be possible, including Teller and Northern El Paso Counties. Highs in the 30s and 40s will feel colder when factoring a blustery northwest wind. Click on the 'Weather' tab for more...
Colorado Springs utilities says equipment failure is likely to blame for a power outage that left 1,800 customers without power and nearby intersections without working street lights.
The outage was reported around 8:50 a.m. Sunday and utilities says it took crews about half an hour to get power back on.
The affected transformer was located near Hancock and Circle. No accident was reported in the area and crews say there is no evidence that an animal is to blame for the outage, leaving utilities to suspect equipment failure.
Drivers at Circle and Lake had to navigate the intersection like a 4-way stop while crews worked to restore power.
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