All power is back on from the earlier outage

All power is back on from the earlier outage

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - All power is back on from the earlier outage.

Power went out in a busy part of Lexington Monday afternoon causing traffic issues..

KU reports nearly 3,100 customers are back in the dark along Winchester Road near New Circle.

Traffic lights are out on New Circle between Eastland and North Limestone, and at Winchester Road and Loudon Avenue.

Police are helping direct traffic at those intersections. WKYT was told traffic is moving OK, but slow downs can be expected in the area.

KU says there was a problem at a substation on Winchester Road, and they hope to have the power back on by around 5 PM.

Police were asking people to avoid the area, if at all possible.

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