Crash knocks out power to thousands in Arvada, Westminster

ARVADA, Colo. — Crews are working to restore power after thousands of people lost electrical service in Arvada Sunday. Arvada Police said in a twee...

January 22, 2023
3:22 AM

ARVADA, Colo. — Crews are working to restore power after thousands of people lost electrical service in Arvada Sunday. Arvada Police said in a tweet that a utility box was struck in the 7100-block of Wadsworth Boulevard following a crash. Police said the power outage in the northwest section of Arvada is related.  According to the Xcel Energy outage map, the loss of power began around 5:56 p.m. and it's impacting more than 3,400 customers. The outage is centered near Westminster and Arvada, the Xcel website says.

Laura Casillas