Photo by Steve Smith
Stoplights were out temporarily at Bridge and Main streets around 1:40 p.m. Wednesday, March 22.
Downtown Brighton temporarily in dark

A large portion of downtown Brighton was without power around 1:40 p.m. on Wednesday, March 22. 

The power outage affected 2,696 customers, according to a United Power representative. Businesses and residents were without power for about 10 minutes. 

The United Power representative did not immediately know the cause of the outage. We will update the story as more information becomes available.