(WICHITA, Kan.) — Wichitans out Christmas shopping Friday afternoon may have found holiday traffic worse than normal.
According to Westar Energy, a transformer blew at 12:20 p.m. knocking out power to businesses and traffic lights near the area of Rock Road & K-96
Wichita police officers were sent in to direct traffic while crews worked to restore power to 915 customers.
Only one minor accident was reported during the outage. No one was hurt.