Lights go out on northern Bronx residents

A power outage in the north Bronx left about 1,200 customers without service Friday.

Baychester and Eastchester residents began experiencing power losses around 1:30 p.m., according to Consolidated Edison spokesman Chris Olert. Officials say the outage was likely weather-related.

Power was restored to most residents by the evening.

AP wires contributed to this article.

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