Power outages in South Western Wisconsin

Affected communities include Bangor, Holmen, Mindoro, West Salem

Power outages in south western Wisconsin left thousands of residents without power Saturday morning.

According to Xcel Energy, communities in the cities of Bangor, Holmen, Mindoro, and West Salem lost power at about 10:21 Saturday morning. About 3,520 Xcel customers were left without power at that time.

Crews are en route and working diligently to restore power. Xcel has estimated the power will be out in those areas until about 12:10 p.m. Saturday.

The cause of the power outage is under investigation.