Transformer fire plunges parts of Johannesburg into darkness

South Africa, Johannesburg: A massive transformer fire at a substation in Eikenhof has led to a power outage in several suburbs of Johannesburg.

There are no reports of injuries or a cause of the fire. The technicians are yet to determine the extent of the damage, reports Times Live.

The outage affected Johannesburg Prison‚ Kibler Park‚ Naturena‚ Alvida and Lougherin, and the fire also disrupted water supply to western parts of the city‚ as well as to Rustenburg in the North West.

Source: Times Live