11,500+ without power on Madison’s west side


MADISON (WKOW) -- More than 11,000 people were without power Friday night on the west side of Madison. Epic in Verona also was impacted.

Dane County Communications received a call around 9:45 p.m. reporting a transformer blew on County Road PB and McKee Road.

Alliant Energy's outage map shows more than 11,500 customers were affected.

The map indicates power should return around midnight.

The Madison Fire Department was dispatched but has since be released. Alliant Energy is responding, according to Dane County Communications.

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