UPDATED: Power restored after outage in central Lubbock
Power has been restored after an outage that affected about 960 customers in central Lubbock Friday evening.
Lubbock Power and Light reported a 960-customer outage in Central Lubbock Friday evening. Later in the evening, power had been restored and no more outages reported.
Residents in the Wheelock/Monterey area reported a loud popping sound, then their power went out, suggesting a potentially blown transformer in the area between 36th and Akron and 50th and University.
Lubbock police reported no calls to that area.