SCRANTON -- It was lights out for thousands in Lackawanna County.
More than 3,000 homes and businesses in Scranton's hill section found themselves in the dark around 11 p.m. on Wednesday.
The power was out for nearly an hour.
About 5,000 throughout Jessup, Olyphant, Blakely, Throop and parts of Dunmore lost their lights for about 15 minutes Wednesday night.
Officials haven't said what caused either outage in Lackawanna County.