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Power restored after brief outage affects over 15,000 in Cuyahoga County

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Posted at 11:03 AM, Mar 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-18 11:57:00-04

CLEVELAND — Residents in Cuyahoga County experienced a brief power outage Monday morning.

FirstEnergy reported nearly 15,000 people were without power at one point

The outages were concentrated in Westlake, Fairview Park and North Olmsted, according to FirstEnergy.

A FirstEnergy representative said that an equipment failure briefly took a substation offline, but the power was restored to those affected within about 30 minutes.

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