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Transformer explosion cuts power for an hour

Sunday, September 24, 200

CHICOPEE  A transformer explosion in front of 640 McKinstry Ave. caused a one-hour power outage in the McKinstry Avenue area and most of the Aldenville section yesterday.

Police said the power went out about noon and was restored about 1 p.m.

A Chicopee Electric Light Department spokesman was unable to provide any details about the incident.

-- Martin Thompson (, September 24, 2000

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