Transformer fire knocks power out to Sky Harbor

CHEEKTOWAGA – A transformer fire on Jenny Lane has knocked out power to several streets in Sky Harbor according to fire department radio transmissions.

Hy-View firefighters said the transformer fire burned itself out but tripped a breaker in the process.

NYSEG officials were being notified of the outage and fire by Cheektowaga Public Safety Dispatchers.

The number of NYSEG customers impacted was not immediately known.

Jenny Lane has been shut down by the fire department as a precaution.

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