Power outage cancels first day of school

[lin_video src=http://eplayer.clipsyndicate.com/embed/player.js?aspect_ratio=16×9&auto_next=1&auto_start=0&div_id=videoplayer-1377535457&height=360&page_count=5&pf_id=9626&show_title=1&va_id=4249468&width=640&windows=2 service=syndicaster width=640 height=360 div_id=videoplayer-1377535457 type=script]

Students in the Bristolville School District were set to go back to class on Monday until a power outage forced the superintendent to cancel classes.

Superintendent Christopher Dray said Ohio Edison crews are on campus to determine what caused the outage. He said it’s unclear if it’s a transformer issue or a problem with wiring that goes to the transformer.

Dray said an automated message went out to parents letting them know classes had been canceled. About 700 students attend classes in the district.

This is Dray’s first year serving as superintendent for the district. He spent the previous five years as principal at the district’s elementary school.

WKBN 27 First News provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. No links will be permitted. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s