An estimated 590 customers lost power Thursday in the unincorporated community of Thermal.
The outage was reported about 12:50 p.m. in an area bounded by Avenue 56 to the north, Madison Street to the west and Tyler Street to the east, according to the Imperial Irrigation District.
All but three of the affected customers had their electricity restored within an hour. There was no immediate word on when their power would be turned back on, or on what caused the outage.
Anyone with questions about the outage was urged to call IID at 800-303-7756.