Power restored in Mahoning County following Wednesday outage

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BOARDMAN, Ohio (WKBN) – Most service has been restored to customers after a large power outage Wednesday in Mahoning County.

About 11,661 customers were impacted by the outage that was caused by an equipment issue at a substation, according to First Energy spokesperson Lauren Siburkis.

The bulk of the outage was in Boardman, but outages were also reported in Austintown Township, Canfield, Canfield Township, Poland and Youngstown.

Most service was restored by 10:28 p.m.

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