2,500 residents are without power in Lenawee, Monroe Counties

2,500 residents are without power in Lenawee, Monroe Counties

BLISSFIELD, MI (WTOL) - A power outage in Blissfield, Michigan has left about 2,500 residents in Lenawee and Monroe Counties without power.

An animal is to blame for the blackout after it went inside a transformer at a substation according to the Consumers Energy Outage online map. This resulted in a fire, which caused significant damage and the animal's death.

Repair crews have been dispatched and power is expected to be restored by 10 p.m.

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