Power outage shuts down businesses near I-25 and S. Colorado Blvd.

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DENVER — A power outage forced several big stores in Denver to shut down temporarily on Tuesday morning.

Several businesses near South Colorado Boulevard and East Mexico Avenue were impacted, including Best Buy, Petco, Ross and others.

Crews at the scene told FOX31 Denver a generator at Petco started on fire because it was over working.

The power outage also impacted people in buildings nearby.