Thousands of El Pasoans lose power Monday morning

POSTED: 06:19 AM MST Dec 03, 2012    UPDATED: 04:54 PM MST Dec 25, 2012 
EL PASO, Texas -

Power continues to be restored to thousands of El Paso Electric customers after a blackout early Monday morning.

The blackout affected more than 2300 customers in the northeast area of El Paso around 1:30 a.m.

Crews say the problem was with a utility pole at Marcus Uribe Drive and Martin Luther King Boulevard.