Reported Transformer Explosion in Horseheads
Horseheads, N.Y. (WENY)-- A few hundred Horseheads residents are currently without power following a reported transformer explosion.
Around 2:15 this morning, Horseheads Police were called to Normandy Place for a report of a transformer explosion with live wires down. Police blocked off surrounding streets to make sure no one got close to the downed wires while crews worked to clean up.
NYSEG's outage map says about 494 customers are without power. The company estimates the power to be restored by 7:15am Tuesday morning, but that could change. You can follow the progress by viewing NYSEG's Outage Map.