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Thousands of First Energy customers lose power

Thousands without power Saturday morning. (Source: First Energy) Thousands without power Saturday morning. (Source: First Energy)
CUYAHOGA COUNTY, OH (WOIO) -

As of 8:10 a.m. on Saturday, the Illuminating Company's website reflects that 8,971 customers are without power, mostly in Ashtabula County.  

On Friday night thousands lost electricity in Cleveland, Garfield Heights and Maple Heights but most have since been restored.

Officials tell us two main feeder lines have malfunctioned, knocking out five substations in the area.

First Energy has not identified the cause and right now there is no estimated time of restoration.

All available crews are working on the outage.

To stay abreast of current outages and restoration times click here.

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