GREENSBORO, N.C. — Power has been restored for Duke Energy customers in the West Wendover Avenue, Guilford College Road and Stanley Road areas, according to the Duke Energy Outages Map.
The outage was initially reported shortly after 3 p.m.
At one time, more than 12,500 customers were without power Monday afternoon. Local businesses and traffic signals were affected.
The outage was caused by a downed power line that caused a transmission problem, according to a Duke Energy spokesperson.