Damage to substation causes power outage in New Albany

Published: Jun. 15, 2017 at 1:26 AM EDT|Updated: Jun. 15, 2017 at 1:27 AM EDT
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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - More than 6,000 New Albany residents were without power after a substation failure Wednesday night.

A Duke spokesperson confirmed that a substation suffered some sort of damage which led to its failure and the power outage shortly after 8 p.m.

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Power was restored early Thursday morning.

The affected area was near East 8th Street and Highway 62.

The cause of the substation failure is currently unknown.

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