UPDATE: Mount Carmel Township outage down to 1 customer
ATLAS - PPL Electric reports as of about 10 a.m. that just one customer is without service in Mount Carmel Township. There had been 1,069 customers without power earlier this morning in the township.
Police were seen directing traffic at the intersection of Routes 54 and 61 at about 8:30 a.m. as traffic lights at the busy intersection were inoperable.
There is no report as of yet from PPL as to the cause of the outage.
Meanwhile two customers are reported without power in Lower Mahanoy Township as of about 10 a.m.