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Power restored after transformer blows at WakeMed in Raleigh

Posted January 12, 2018 9:46 p.m. EST
Updated July 13, 2018 2:06 p.m. EDT

— There was a temporary power outage at WakeMed Health & Hospitals on New Bern Avenue in Raleigh around 8:30 p.m Friday.

A transformer blew, causing the smoke alarm to go off and a power outage.

A few patients were temporarily moved from their room as a precaution.

Officials at WakeMed do not expect any more issues related to the electrical issues.