[UPDATED] Between 500 and 2,000 residents are without electricity this morning, according to JCP&L. The areas affected include the 14th Street area, Route 9 and Kennedy Boulevard and surrounding areas. In Howell, between 2,000 and 5,000 are without power. Police in Lakewood and Howell are directing traffic at intersections on Route 9 in Lakewood and Howell.
It’s unknown at this time what caused the outages.
UPDATE: 11:35 AM. Power has been restored to most residents.
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