6400 westsiders wake up without power on Thursday morning - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Most power restored on westside


Duke Energy crews are working to restore power on the westside of Cincinnati after a transformer blew this morning.

As of 6:45am Thursday, more than 6,000 Duke customers along River Road in the Riverside area were without power. Police say there are no wires down.

At 7:30 a.m., that number dropped to 1934.

At 9:30, the number was down to 31. No word on what caused the transformer to stop functioning.

Copyright 2012 WXIX. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly