CANDOR, N.C- Officials at the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office say crews responded to a transformer explosion and fire Wednesday morning. It happened at around 6:20 a.m. at the Duke Energy substation on Farmers Market road. Just before 8am Duke Energy reported 1,962 customers without power. No one was injured in the explosion. Investigators are still looking in to what caused it.
Transformer Explosion Leaves Almost 2,000 Without Power
By TWC News North Carolina