Major power outage in southern Arizona - Tucson News Now

Major power outage in southern Arizona

TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Late Breaking news of a major power outage in southern Arizona.

Right now, the Cochise County Sheriff's Office says areas including Bisbee, Palominas, and Hereford are impacted.

Power has been coming back on in Douglas, though that area had been affected earlier this evening

Landline phone service is also being impacted due to the outage, so emergency calls may require the use of a cell phone.

An APS crew is headed to the area, to try to restore power. But, that crews is coming from Phoenix.

At this point, there is no word on a cause of the outage.

Stay with Tucson News Now on-air, online, and on your mobile device for updates on this Late Breaking story.

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