Three transformers catch fire in the only substation in Leroy

USA, Alabama: Three transformers caught fire on Sunday evening at Leroy substation in Alabama, affecting the entire town.

The affected substation is the only one in the town of Leroy and it is assumed that overheating might be the cause of fire, reports News 5.

The Leroy Weather Station broadcast the fire with visible smoke in the air live on their Facebook page.

Fire officials said it could take between 12 to 24 hours before power is restored to the city depending on the damage to the transformers.

Source: News 5