Traffic lights shut off, stores shut down, even Walmart was evacuated on Road 68 as the power went out just before 8pm. on Wednesday.
Power was out for about an hour throughout parts of West Pasco.
Managers at Walmart say they escorted customers out within 30 minutes. Fairchild Cinema on Road 68 was also completely shut down.
Franklin PUDsays power lines did go down in the area, causing the outages, but they aren't sure why.