Power Outage Turns Off Lights for Over 1,300 Residents

JCP&L claims more than 1,300 affected by morning outage

A power outage along Route 9 and Aldrich Road helped to provide a dark morning for a significant number of Howell residents this morning, according to a representative from Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L).

"The outage affected over 1,300 of our customers, and our crews are currently on scene at the moment," said Roberta Sheridan of JCP&L. "It affected customers on Aldrich Road and surrounding roads in the area."

Sheridan added that the outage was reported at 8:49 a.m., and all customers who were affected have now had power restored. The cause is currently being investigated by the JCP&L crews now working in the area.

Patch will have an update on this story as more information is available.


More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something