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Electrical fire causes power outage in Luzerne County

Flames were spotted coming out of an electrical box at Brick and Stones Supply.

FORTY FORT, Pa. — An electrical fire caused minor damage to a building but knocked out power to some people in Luzerne County.

A neighbor noticed flames shooting out of an electrical box at Brick and Stones Supply around 5 p.m. on Thursday.

The fire burned itself out. However, it blew a transformer, and some people in the neighborhood did not have power.

Authorities are investigating the fire. 

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