AVON LAKE, Ohio -- Nearly 17 percent of Avon Lake's FirstEnergy customers woke up without electricity early Wednesday morning.
FirstEnergy reported 1,763 outages in Avon Lake as of 7:15 a.m. Power was restored to most customers before 8 a.m.
Learwood Middle School and Eastview Elementary in Avon Lake's district were closed (April 12) due to the outage.
Authorities say the outage was caused when a car crashed into a pole on Lear Road near Walker Road.
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