Blown Transformer Knocks Out Power to Wildwood Boardwalk, Rides
A blown transformer Tuesday night on the Wildwood Boardwalk left some riders stranded and the boardwalk completely in the dark for about an hour.
6ABC Philadelphia reports that the Wildwood Fire Department said parts of town, including the Boardwalk's amusement piers, Morey's Piers, temporarily lost power. Seaport Pier was also affected according to CBS 3 Philadelphia.
Atlantic City Electric confirmed the outage affected parts of Wildwood and North Wildwood.
Reports say ride operators manually moved a roller coaster to get people off. No injuries were reported.