LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- More than 6,000 Duke Energy customers in New Albany lost power Wednesday night.

The company said the outage stemmed from a failure at a substation and affected downtown and a few surrounding areas. Officials urged residents to use caution when driving in affected areas where traffic signals were out.

As of 11:30 p.m., more than 2,100 customers remained without power.

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