RENO, Nev. (News 4 & Fox 11) -- UPDATE: The power has been restored for the 89502 area code in Reno.
More than 500 customers are without electricity in Reno this evening.
According to the NV Energy Outages and Emergencies report website, damage to their equipment has caused the power outages and it is affecting the 89502 area code.
The Reno Police Department is reminding drivers that many of the intersections' signal lights in this area are also out and they should be cautious when approaching these intersections, treating them as a four way stop.
Signage is currently being placed at the affected intersections.
Electricity is expected to be restored today at around 8:30 p.m.