Equipment problem knocks out power for 3600 in Farmington, Hills

Problems with DTE Energy equipment knocked out power Friday night for more than 3,600 customer in Farmington and Farmington Hills.

The DTE outage map shows a wide area affected between Farmington and Middlebelt Roads, and south of 11 Mile Road to Grand River. The lights went out at around 8:30 p.m.

DTE Energy outage map

WXYZ-TV reports that the failure of two circuits caused the outage. All areas should be back on line by 12:15 a.m. Saturday, but some residents reported restoration as early as 10 p.m.