Power restored in south Reno after small fire

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Published: Sep. 12, 2023 at 4:19 PM PDT
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RENO, Nev. (KOLO) - Update on Sept. 13: Power to all residents in the area has been restored.

Original Article: A small brush fire in south Reno resulted in more than 2,000 people being without power Tuesday afternoon.

The fire broke out around 3:30 p.m. Tuesday near the Tamarack Casino.

The small blaze broke out on a power pole and burned some grass underneath it as well as a billboard.

As of the publishing of this article, 2,665 people are without power, without any estimated time of renewal.