Power outages after reported transformer explosion in Wilkins Township

WILKINS TOWNSHIP, Pa. — Power is out in part of Wilkins Township after a reported transformer explosion.

Officials said the transformer explosion was reported about 5 a.m. in the area of Kingston Drive and William Penn Highway.

According to Duquesne Light's website, there were more than 140 outages in Wilkins Township as of 6:15 a.m. Additional outages were reported in surrounding areas.

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