EDISON - PSE&G says it has restored power to all of the customers who were affected by this afternoon's outage.
The transformer failure at a substation in Edison occurred at around 4:30 p.m. after a non-toxic mineral oil caught fire. The fire was extinguished by 5:45 p.m. by members of the Edison Township Fire Department.
There were no injuries reported. The cause of the fire remains under investigation, officials say. For extended Chopper 12 footage over the Edison power plant fire, click on iO Extra on Channel 612.PSE&G