Extensive Damage Reported to Electric System Along East 168th from CR 23 to I-25

June 22, 2017
Updated at 12:50 p.m.

Early reports of lines down on the ground, broken poles and other damage are coming in from crews responding to outage reports along WCR 2/ East 168th Ave. All lines – electrical, cable, telephone – are on the ground and strewn across the road. While crews are still trying to assess the damage and determine the cause, we have multiple crews reporting to the site to begin the repair process. If you are affected by this outage, please contact our automated outage reporting line at 303-637-1350, or report the outage via our Smarthub payment portal.

We would like to remind our members to stay safe around downed power lines. Always assume the lines are energized. Don’t leave your vehicle if it comes into contact with any lines. Wait in your vehicle for help, and immediately call 911 if you find yourself in a dangerous situation.

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