UPDATE: Power has been restored to all 9850 customers as of 8:10 a.m.


Several people living in Fort Richmond and Richmond West are waking up in the dark Wednesday morning. 

A hydro outage in the area has knocked out power to hundreds of customers. 

As a result, traffic lights are not working at some of the intersections in the area. 

HydroA Manitoba Hydro map shows the area of Winnipeg being affected by an early morning power outage on May 15, 2024. (Manitoba Hydro/X)

Motorists are encouraged to treat blank or flashing lights as an all-way stop.

There is no word on what caused the outage or when power is expected to be restored.