Update, 3:00 p.m. NYSEG says that after several hours of darkness, power has been fully restored to customers around Cayuga County. There’s still no word on what caused the outage, which affected traffic and street lights in downtown Auburn.
Be careful if you’re driving early this morning through downtown Auburn. Traffic and street lights are out, and Auburn Police are stationed at intersections helping to navigate traffic. According to NYSEG, the outage affects over 42-hundred in Auburn and surrounding towns. Power should be restored by eight o’clock this morning.