Power outage affecting 13,000 customers in Vancouver

More than 13,000 BC Hydro customers lost power in the Lower Mainland this afternoon because of a substation problem.
Lower Mainland neighbourhoods affected by power outage Friday afternoon. (BC Hydro)

More than 13,000 BC Hydro customers lost power in the Lower Mainland this afternoon because of a substation problem.

The outages are affecting customers from Cambie to Nanaimo Street, including the neighbourhoods of Chinatown, East Vancouver, Olympic Village, Mt. Pleasant, Grandview Woodland and Commercial.

More to come