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Power outage causes traffic issues on one of Lexington's busiest roads

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - Wednesday afternoon a power outage caused traffic problems on one of Lexington's busiest roads.

A power outage caused some slow downs along Winchester Road from New Circle to the interstate Wednesday.

Most of the traffic lights were knocked out, but crews quickly worked to get the lights back on.

A spokesperson for KU says a cable burned in two at a nearby substation, and more than 800 customers were impacted.

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