Transformer fire shuts down Southington road - WFSB 3 Connecticut

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Transformer fire shuts down Southington road

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SOUTHINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

A transformer fire closed a portion of a road in Southington on Monday morning.

According to officials, the transformer caught on fire on Burritt Street.

The street is closed at Canal Street.

Drivers can take Route 322 as a detour.

Roughly 900 Eversource customers were said to be without power at one point.

However, crews said that most of the outages were restored as of 6:30 a.m.

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