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


Thousands of North Kildonan and Transcona area residents are waking up in the dark Monday morning.

A large power outage is affecting well over 9,000 customers in those two neighbourhoods.

The outage is also impacting traffic in the area, knocking out traffic signals at several busy intersections.

There is no word from Hydro as to what caused the outages at this time.

It is unclear when power will be restored.