Lake County power outage blamed on circuit breaker malfunction at Painesville Twp substation
FirstEnergy is reporting that power has been restored to all customers in Lake County after a one-hour power outage.
Mentor had 2,834 without power; Fairport Harbor 1,740; Madison Township 1,511. They were the largest communities affected.\
FirstEnergy's Mark Durbin tells WKYC a circuit breaker at the Painesville Township substation malfunctioned, causing the outage.
More than 20,000 in Lake County were without power at the height of the outage.