LAKE COUNTY, Ohio - More than 15,000 were without power in Lake County this afternoon, according to FirstEnergy.
The Lake County Sheriff's Department tweeted that the problem appeared to stem from a substation and that crews are looking into it.
A FirstEnergy spokesperson said that power had been restored to all customers at around 3:30 p.m.
We are experiencing a power outage along the corridor from Mentor to Madison, and it is affecting about 18,000 First Energy Customers.— Lake County Sheriff (@lakeohsheriff) May 21, 2014
It appears to be a substation issue which is being looked at. The outage is spotty, meaning it does not affect— Lake County Sheriff (@lakeohsheriff) May 21, 2014
everyone along the Mentor to Madison corridor. We will update more as we receive information.— Lake County Sheriff (@lakeohsheriff) May 21, 2014