UPDATE: AEP reports 1,400 outages across Laredo
LAREDO, Tex. (KGNS) - UPDATE: According to the AEP Texas website, most power outages in the city have been resolved.
AEP confirmed that the cause of the outages were due to a line fuse.
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The AEP Texas website is reporting over 1,400 homes without power as of 4 p.m. on Tuesday.
The map shows most of the outages are taking place in the Mines Road Area in northwest Laredo in the Rancho Viejo neighborhood.
In a statement from AEP, they say:
“AEP Texas crews are responding to an outage that left approximately 1,000 Laredo residents without power in the Mines Road area. The initial estimated restoration time is projected for 8 p.m.
However, this could change. The cause of the outage is not known at the moment.”
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