Embers and smoke coming from utility wires in Boardman

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Ohio Edison crews were on scene to fix the problem

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – We are working to find out what exactly caused a power outage in Boardman Thursday evening.

Embers and smoke were seen coming from the wires on a pole near West Boulevard and Shields Road.

Ohio Edison crews were on scene to fix the problem.

According to the First Energy Outage map, about 400 customers were impacted by the damage.

As of 11:30 p.m. Thursday, 26 people were without power in Boardman. Power is expected to be restored by midnight.

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