Power outage in Cañon City area

Map via Black Hills Energy

CAÑON CITY, Colo. (KKTV) - More than 2,800 people were without power in the Cañon City area. Power has since been restored.

Black Hills Energy first reported that 2,885 outages were confirmed in Cañon West, with another 173 without power in Custer at 10:40 a.m. Friday.

Ten minutes later, hundreds of homes were restored power. Nearly three hours later by 1:20 p.m., power was fully restored.

The cause of the outage is unknown.