NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WECT) – It appears that power has been restored in the northern part of New Hanover County, according to the Progress Energy power outage map online.
According to New Hanover County Dispatch, a transformer blew around 7:15 a.m. on Blue Clay and South College Roads, which knocked out several traffic lights and left thousands of customers without power.
Progress Energy's website shows that power was restored to customers by 9:00 a.m.
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