ARDEN-ARCADE (CBS13) — More than 33,000 SMUD customers were in the dark Tuesday evening due to unplanned power outages.
According to the SMUD Outage map, 12,285 customers in the Arden-Arcade area lost power around 5:30 p.m. Crews are assessing the outage and plan to restore power by 6:40 p.m.READ MORE: Outdoor Activities Canceled Due To Unhealthy Air In Sacramento Region
Additionally, SMUD reported another outage in the Florin area affecting more than 6,400 customers. That outage is expected to be restored around 7:30 p.m.
Another large outage in the Citrus Heights area impacting nearly 3,000 customers was reported around 6:30 p.m.READ MORE: District Attorneys Voice Support For Tougher Robbery Laws After Attack On Former Sen. Boxer
At 6:53 p.m., another outage was reported, impacting more than 11,400 customers in the Elk Grove area.
SMUD has not said what caused the outages yet.
By 7:12 p.m., restorations appeared to begin with nearly 10,000 customers in the Arden-Arcade area regaining power.MORE NEWS: UPDATE: Stockton Man With Dementia Found Safe
This is a developing story.