Who Turned Out The Lights? Small Explosion, Fire and Power Outages in Wilkes-Barre
WILKES-BARRE -- Friday was a busy day for Wilkes-Barre firefighters and PPL crews, too. First, came a call just before noon that power was out at University Towers in the city, where hundreds of Wilkes University students live. A student was stuck in an elevator because the power was out, as it turned out, power was out at more than 200 homes and businesses in the area.