Power Back on For Most People in Lake County

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LAKE COUNTY, Ohio –The power is back on for most people in Lake County.

According to FirstEnergy, as of 5:30 p.m., only about 40 customers were still without power.

At one point, about 18,000 FirstEnergy customers were without power due to a problem with a substation in Painesville Township.

It’s not clear yet what caused the equipment malfunction.

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