Power restored and cause of outage reported in River Park

Power has been restored to River Park, where residents were without power for about an hour Tuesday morning.

The power outage hit about 8:10 a.m. Electricity was restored by 9:15 a.m., according to the Sacramento Municipal Utility District.

At its greatest, approximately 2,700 customers were without power, according to the SMUD outage map. Blame for the outage was placed on a tree limb that fell onto a power line.

Bill Lindelof: 916-321-1079, @Lindelofnews