Nearly 10,000 Without Power

Parachutist Hits Powerlines, FAA Investigating

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Nearly 10,000 people were without power early Thursday morning, affecting customers in North Natomas, North Sacramento, Rio Linda and South Natomas.

The power outage started around 2 a.m. As of 4:30 a.m., the outage only affected one customer.

Power is expected to be fully restored by 6 a.m.

SMUD is looking into how the outage started.