Transformers blowing up in the Longview area
POSTED: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 12:40am
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 12, 2014 - 4:48am
Longview, Texas (KETK) — KETK has heard several reports of loud booms in the Gregg and Harrison County area.
Hallsville Police tell us that the city of Longview has several transformers blowing in that area.
These transformers blowing up is causing a loud boom and flashes of light.
Officers are checking out the scene of these transformer explosions.
Authorities have not given us a specific area of where these transformers are blowing.
KETK will update you as we found out more information.
Right now, according to SWEPCO more than one thousand people are without power Gregg County area.