Transformer Fire Near Falconer Industrial District Causes Power Outages

FALCONER-A semi truck that hit a support pole caused a chain of events leading to downed power lines, a transformer fire and power outages near Allen and Dow St Wednesday morning according to Ellicott Police.

Police told WNYNewsNow’s Kyle Heelas the area is without power as emergency personnel work to contain the scene.

The BPU is on scene working to restore the electric.

No word on when power will be back.

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