UPDATE: Majority of power outages reported on west-side of Tyler

UPDATE: A representative from Oncor tell us some men were working on a substation when some equipment failed on them. The equipment failure caused a 2 second blink on the lines coming out that substation.

There were no injures reported.

People are still without power because some fuses blew on the distribution line.
Oncor is checking on those outages.
 

TYLER (KYTX) - Some breaking news just coming into our newsroom:

Power outages are being reported on the west side of Tyler. This is near Loop 323 and Chandler Highway. According to scanner traffic, its believed a transformer may have blown.  This happened just before 9 this morning. We've heard that several people are without power.

CBS19 has a crew headed to the scene. We'll have more details as they become available.


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