LP&L: Power restored after equipment repair in Southwest Lubbock

LP&L: Power restored after equipment repair in Southwest Lubbock

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - UPDATE: LP&L says power has been restored to Southwest Lubbock as of 8:30 p.m.

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An LP&L power outage has knocked out power, including traffic lights, in Southwest Lubbock.

Police are directing traffic at 50th and Slide.

LP&L is showing an outage in the 4300 block of 59th Street. Other lights in the area may be affected.

You can view the current outage map at http://electric_outage.lpandl.com/

If you need to report an outage, email or text LP&L at lightsout@lpandl.com, or call (806) 775-2509.

LP&L released this statement at 7:15 p.m.

LP&L customers in southwest Lubbock are experiencing an interruption of service due to an equipment failure coming out of a substation feeding that portion of the service territory. Crews are on scene repairing the damaged equipment in order to get power restored as quickly and safely as possible.

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