Avon Lake: Thousands were without power, most restored

5:27 PM, Dec 6, 2012   |    comments
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AVON LAKE -- FirstEnergy has restored power to thousands of customers in Avon and Avon Lake after a power outage.

According to the company's website, approximately 8,800 people were impacted Thursday around 5:00 p.m.

The fire department says the outage started in the area of Walker Road and state Route 83 where a major power line came down. Energy subsequently shutdown a substation that served thousands.

At 6 p.m., FirstEnergy said that 80 percent of customers had their power restored. The remaining customers. The remaining customers had the power restored an hour later.




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