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Power restored to customers in Monroe Co.

Updated: 09/28/2013 6:00 PM
Created: 09/28/2013 2:36 PM WHEC.com

Power has been restored to more than 3,200 customers on the north side of the county following outages throughout the day,

According to the RG&E website Saturday afternoon, most of the outages were in Irondequoit where almost 2,800 customers were without power. In Rochester there were 396 customers without power and a handful of customers in Webster.

RG&E officials tell News10NBC that the outages in Irondequoit, Rochester and Webster were a result of a malfunction device at a substation in Irondequoit.

Crews worked Saturday afternoon to repair the substation and restore power to customers. At last check of RG&E's website all power has been restored.

There was also an outage in Greece  earlier related to a separate incident where mylar balloons got tangled into wires in the area of The Mall at Greece Ridge. Power has been restored to those residents.



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