Power outage in northern Wilmington

A transformer fire at the junction of Military Cut Off Road and Market Street has cut power to a large section of the Ogden area. Currently Blair Elementary School and Noble Middle School are with out power, but officials say the power will be restored about 9 a.m. and school is still in session Meanwhile police officers are directing traffic at many of the intersections with out working traffic signals.

News 6 has a crew on scene and will continue to follow the story through out the morning.