PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A large power outage Wednesday in the area is impacting more than 2,000 Duquesne Light customers.
The company says 2,272 customers in Avalon, Brighton Township, Castle Shannon, Crescent Township, Dormont, Emsworth, Hampton, Hopewell Township, Indiana, Jefferson, Kennedy, Millvale, Monaca, Moon Township, New Brighton, Oakmont, O’Hara Township, Pine Township, Richland Township and Robinson Township are without power.READ MORE: Homewood Youth Football Team Returns To Field After $10,000 Worth Of Equipment Was Stolen From Storage
First Energy said 5,067 customers throughout the area are also without power.
The outages are because of high winds.READ MORE: Police: Juvenile Shot In The Leg In Sheraden
A timetable for the power to return has not been announced.
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This story was updated at 9:30 p.m.