Transformer Sparks, Knocks Out Power in Far Rockaway: FDNY

A transformer explosion in Far Rockaway, Queens, Tuesday night knocked out power to some customers in the area. 

The FDNY says downed power lines at 91-18 Beach Channel Dr. caused a nearby transformer to spark at about 8:30 p.m.

It caused several outages in the area, according to PSE&G. There were no evacuations or injuries.

PSE&G says power should return sometime overnight. 

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