Las Olas businesses experience power outage

Authorities investigate cause of power outage

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Restaurants and bars on Las Olas Boulevard in Fort Lauderdale were left in the dark after a power outage Thursday night. 

Most businesses remained open as customers finished their candlelight dinners.

Traffic lights in the area were also not working.

Electricity was restored about 7:30 p.m. 

Authorities were investigating the cause of the blackout.