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7:45 p.m.: Denver Fire Department officials say they have performed about a dozen elevator rescues due to the power outages affecting the downtown Denver area Wednesday evening. Fire officials said a moving weather system "knocked down some power lines." No injuries have been reported.
7:27 p.m.: Power outage in downtown Denver leaves more than 7,500 without electricity in the LoDo/RiNo area, according to Xcel Energy power outage map.