The electricity is on again for the vast majority of Parsippany residents who lost it after a Monday afternoon transformer fire on Navajo Avenue, according to Jersey Central Power and Light.
said a transformer burst into flames at around 2 p.m. The fire burned itself out before responders from the arrived at the scene, police said.
According to JCP&L, 120 customers lost power as a result and crews had to repair the damaged transformer, which police said is on a utility pole away from neighboring homes.
As of 4:15 p.m., the utility's outage map shows fewer than five residents are still without power.
Police said none of the residents were in any danger.