UPDATE: ComEd is reporting at 12:25 p.m. Friday that power has been fully restored. ----------------- EARLIER Friday: About 2,600 customers are without power in Elmhurst, due to a "sub-transmission" line is down, according to the City of Elmhurst. This is a main feeder for Elmhurst power. ComEd is working to reconfigure the power now and hopes to have power restored to all affected by 1 p.m. today, according to the city.
Elmhurst Patch spoke to some residents in south Elmhurst who already have had their power restored after having been without power between 15 minutes to a half-hour. The outage also caused some traffic problems along St. Charles Road, at Spring and York, according to police dispatch reports.