NV Energy spokesperson Michelle Booth reported a power outage in the area of Water Street and Lake Mead Boulevard Monday evening.
Power was lost just after 8 p.m., and the outage affected 432 customers.
Crews discovered a break in a power line that would require hours to repair. Booth said that while the cause of the break hadn't been determined, it was likely due to high winds.
There was no immediate timetable for the power to be restored.
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