Central El Paso Incident on October 6, 2017

October 6, 2017

Based on information currently available to El Paso Electric (EPE), an individual not an EPE employee, was transported to an area hospital after unauthorized access into an EPE substation. EPE is working with the proper authorities to assist in the investigation. No additional information on this incident is available. Electrical service was restored to approximately 2,100 customers in central El Paso at approximately 8 a.m. The outage was reported at approximately 6:45 a.m.