Over 10,000 Lose Power Around Charlotte As Duke Energy Station Erupts In Flames


Over 10,000 Duke Energy customers lost power this morning after a fire broke out at a substation in Matthews.

The fire started at around 8:30 this morning, according to the Stalling Fire Department.

Several street lights are out around the Matthews area, according to local police.

Duke Energy has now said they will be switching all affected residents over to another substation to restore power to the affected areas.