October 22, 2014
SPARKS, NV - According to NV Energy, power has been restored in Sparks. At its peak the outage affected roughly 7,500 customers.
Wind knocked over some trees Wednesday afternoon, causing them to land on numerous power poles, but NV Energy confirmed equipment failure was the cause of the outage.
The Sparks Fire Department also battled a small fire when a power pole caught fire in the area.