Almost 8,000 Idaho Power Customers Are Currently Without Power [Update]
As of 6pm, approximately 7,752 people between Rogerson, Hollister, Wendell, Buhl, Twin Falls, and areas in between are experiencing a transmission outage.
The exact issue is still unknown, but lightning may have played a factor. Idaho Power has dispatched two crews to correct the problem.
You can check the Idaho Power's Automated Outage Service by calling 1 (800) 488-6150 and selecting option #1.
Update - 05/18/15 @ 8:50: Power has been restored to most customers.