Met-Ed: York City outages caused by wires touching
A power outage affected more than 2,000 people in York City Thursday morning.
Met-Ed spokesman Todd Meyers said the power outage affected roughly 2,700 residents between about 7:15 a.m. and 10:30 a.m.
Two power lines near East Philadelphia Street came into contact with each other and caused the outage, he said.
He said an upper line sagged into a lower line. Meyers said he was not sure what caused the lines to do that.
It impacted a substation in eastern York, and the outage affected residents in the eastern part of York City, according to Meyers.