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Power Outage Affecting Hundreds of Customers Across the Area

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NV Energy tells us 537 customers went without power in the downtown Reno area Wednesday night for several hours.

They also say about 421 customers lost power around 8:58 p.m. near Idlewild drive in Reno and then another 393 lost power around 9:48 p.m near Nichols boulevard in Sparks.

NV Energy says power was restored to downtown Reno customers around 11:20.

As for Sparks, About 200 customers are still without power near Nichols blvd., south of Interstate-80

They say the downtown Reno outage is happening near St. Mary's Regional Medical Center and Circus Circus Casino.

They have crews working to fix the problem, but are not sure how long it will take.

NV Energy also tells us 20 people are without power in the Lemon Valley because of a separate issue. They say it is a blown fuse and crews are working to restore power in that area as well.

We will have more information as it becomes available.

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