UPDATE 10/7/13 @ 9:30 a.m.
KANAWHA COUNTY, W.Va. (WSAZ) -- The lights are back on for thousands of people who lost power in Kanawha County.
A transformer blew about 9:00 p.m. Sunday. The situation knocked out power to about 2,700 customers in Malden, Rand and Belle.
Crews were able to get the problem fixed early Monday morning.
911 dispatchers say about 9:00 p.m., a transformer blew.
It's affecting AEP customers in the Malden, Rand and Belle areas.
Overall, 2,695 customers have lost power. No word yet when it will be restored.
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