Firefighters battle fire at Lehigh Valley power plant

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Firefighters battled a power plant fire in the Lehigh Valley. (WPVI)

Firefighters battled a power plant fire in the Lehigh Valley.

The fire started around 7:45 p.m. Sunday at Talen Energy Power Plant in Lower Mount Bethel Township, Northampton County.

The plant is located on the 6000 block of Depues Ferry Road.

Officials say a transformer malfunction led to the fire.

The fire has been brought under control. Crews remain on the scene.

No injuries were reported.

A spokesperson for PPL Energy, which owns Talen, says customers are not being affected.
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