ALERT: 13K Without Power in Newark, East Orange

Utility crews from PSE&G have been made aware of a power outage that is affecting thousands of homes and businesses in Newark’s West Ward and has expanded into the East Orange border.

The outage occurred at around before 6 a.m. and has about 13,400 customers affected.

PSEG is working.on the situation and expect power to be up before 9 a.m.