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Transformer explosion closes Calhoun Street in Clifton

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CLIFTON, OH (FOX19) -

Police say a transformer explosion knocked out power near the University of Cincinnati campus on Monday.

It happened in the 300 block of Calhoun Street around 3:30 p.m.

Calhoun Street was completely closed between Vine Street and Clifton Avenue, with power lines hanging in the street.

Loss of power was also reported on nearby McMillan and Ohio Avenue.

It took crews several hours to restore power in the area.

No one was hurt in the incident.

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