Jeep strikes transformer in Lancaster, leaving hundreds without power overnight


LANCASTER, N.Y. (WIVB) – Hundreds of people in Lancaster were without power for a few hours overnight following a crash on Pleasant View Drive.

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday.

The vehicle, a Jeep, went into a transformer, taking down power lines.

NYSEG says over 300 customers lost power, but it was restored around 2:15 a.m.

Lancaster Fire and Police were on the scene.

There is no word yet on the condition of the driver or passengers.

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