Transformer blows up at Darien Lake Theme Park trapping semi driver in his cab
Submitted by Billie Owens on September 3, 2014 - 12:17pm
A transformer exploded off the Darien Lake Theme Park employee road and Sumner Road. All the wires connected to it are down. Some of them are strewn across a semi-truck in the parking lot. The driver is not injured, nor are others. The trucker cannot exit the cab. National Grid says it will send in a repair crew right away. Darien fire is responding.
UPDATE 1:25 p.m.: National Grid estimates its crew will be there in "one zero." (10 minutes)
UPDATE 1:36 p.m.: National Grid is on scene.