Power restored to more than 1,100 SMUD customers in North Highlands-Citrus Heights area

About 1,150 SMUD customers in the North Highlands and Citrus Heights area were without electric power for about an hour Saturday night.

The outage occurred at 7:55 p.m., and power was restored to the affected area at 8:46 p.m.

The Sacramento Municipal Utility District said a bad underground cable caused the outage.

Mark Glover: 916-321-1184, @markhglover