ComEd Working to Restore Power Outages in New Lenox along Route 30 (Update)

ComEd is reporting four outages. The New Lenox commercial district is impacted.

ComEd is reporting a power outage in New Lenox. At 10 p.m. today, the company's Outage Map shows 1,366 homes and businesses lost power.

The power is out on the north side of Route 30 from just west of Lincoln-Way Central to past Aldi. It includes Charley Horse, Walmart, White Castle and Culvers.

ComEd trucks were spotted just West of Lincoln-Way Central High School.

Patch is checking to see what happened.

Patch Facebook readers comment on the outage:

  • "Per ComEd, as of 10:57 pm, 1,397 homes are without power in our area. Crews are working on it. Updated expected time until 12:45 a.m."
  • Ours is back on now.4 hours ago via mobile."
  • "That would suck for all those last minute shoppers!"
  • "It's out by Briggs too."
  • "It went off at about 8:45 and came back on about an hour later."
  • " We were out for 2 hours off S. Cooper Rd."
Kimberly December 23, 2012 at 04:25 AM
Whew, glad its the 22nd and not the 21st or I'd think it was the End of the World!!
Amy December 23, 2012 at 05:27 AM
It's also out on the South side of Rt. 30. Williams St was affected and so was West of Cedar around Joliet Highway. Any word on what caused it? Ours keeps flickering, but not going out. Our neighbors across the street haven't had any since the first flicker.
Tom December 23, 2012 at 07:44 PM
I feel bad for your neighbors across the street.since they haven't had "any" since the first flicker,,,,if you know what I mean,,hahahahahahaha
Yvonne Delia February 09, 2013 at 04:37 AM
Flickering lights in tinley park 179th ang 94th ave. Is this from new Lennox


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