BOSTON (CBS) – A power surge in the Boston briefly impacted the MBTA and other parts of the city on Wednesday morning.
The MBTA said the surge affected countdown clocks, station lighting, elevators and escalators.READ MORE: Gov. Baker Proposes Waiving Massachusetts Sales Tax For All Of August And September
Following the surge, the Seaport was reportedly left in the dark as well.READ MORE: Treasured Photo Album Returned To Gloucester Bar Made Famous By 'The Perfect Storm'
There was uncertainty if a federal court hearings would start on time due to outages in the Seaport District.
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In total, more than 140,000 Massachusetts residents are without power after Wednesday’s storm, which brought blizzard conditions to the region.