A big swath of Norfolk went darkish Friday night time as energy went out due to a blown transformer.
At 9:11 p.m., lights had been darkish each east and west of downtown Norfolk and north of Norfolk Avenue. Energy was additionally out south of Northeast Neighborhood School close to Benjamin Avenue. There have been additionally unconfirmed studies of outages in Hadar, Battle Creek, Tilden and Meadow Grove.
A transformer blew north of Norfolk, inflicting an influence outage for the city, in line with an alert despatched out late Friday night time by the Metropolis of Norfolk. NPPD is conscious of the difficulty and is working to get energy restored.
In line with NPPD’s energy outage map, energy was anticipated to be restored by midnight.