Seattle City Light crews are responding to reports of a power outage affecting about 3,140 customers in South Seattle. The outage was detected at 6:10 a.m. today, April 24.
The cause of the outage is not known at this time. An estimate for full restoration of service is 1 p.m. today.
Areas affected include Rainier Beach, Green River, Duwamish, Rainier View and parts of unincorporated King County near Tukwila and Renton. General boundaries of the outage are: South Bangor Street to the north, 42 Avenue South to the west, 76th Avenue South to the east, and South 170 Street to the south. Not all customers in this area are affected. For outage boundaries and updates, visit our map at http://www.seattle.gov/light/sysstat/.