Power restored after outages in Alamogordo, Ruidoso area

New Mexico
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ALAMOGORDO, N.M. (KRQE)- PNM says it has restored power to thousands of residents in southern New Mexico on Sunday.

The electricity provider stated that Sunday afternoon it had restored power to 7,932 customers in Alamogordo and another 3,483 customers in Ruidoso who lost power earlier in the day. In an update, PNM said that about 1,700 Ruidoso customers have yet to have their power restored.

While crews are trying to transfer power from a nearby source, the company says crews are running into complications. Crews are currently investigating the cause of the outages.

To view a map of current outages in New Mexico, click here.

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