RIO LINDA (CBS13) — Thousands of SMUD customers are without power in the Rio Linda area early Monday afternoon.

According to SMUD’s outage map, a total of 5,402 customers in the Rio Linda area are experiencing a power outage. The outage started a little after 1 p.m.

Exactly what caused the outage is being assessed.

SMUD says they expect power to be restored by 2:20 p.m.