MT. PLEASANT, SC (WCSC) - SCE&G officials say a squirrel managed to knock out a transformer on Lansing Drive on Friday morning, causing a power outage for the surrounding area.
The power company says the outage is effecting 25 customers. One of those customers, Trader Joe's on Highway 17, have closed their doors as a result of the outage.
SCE&G has crews on scene and expects power to be restored by 11 a.m., according to their website.