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Transformers blow in Charleston; East End neighborhood plunged into darkness

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The neighborhoods around the State Capitol complex in Charleston were plunged into darkness on Monday evening.  It happened at about 9:30 p.m. when the lights went out on the city's east end.

Kanawha County Metro 911 dispatchers said there were reports that a transformer had blown, causing the power outage.

Power was restored around 11:30 p.m. on Feb. 26.