1500 PPL customers in the dark after pole fire

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CUMBERLAND COUNTY, PA (WPMT) A pole fire leaves about 1500 PPL customers in the dark in Cumberland County.  The pole, along the 1000 block of Park Place in Monroe Township, caught fire at 2:51 pm this afternoon. The outage also affected traffic signals in the surrounding area.

A PPL repair crew is on the scene and power is expected to be restored at approximately 6:00 pm.