As many as nearly 3,000 Avista customers were affected by a power outage Monday night in North Idaho, according to the company.
The outage affected residents in the area of Dalton Gardens. The outage was reported around 6:30 p.m.; by an hour later, the number of affected customers was down to 1,639, with an estimated restoration time of 9:30 p.m., according to Avista’s outage map.
The outage was caused by vehicle striking a utility pole in the area, according to a company spokeswoman.
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