UPDATE: Power has been restored as of 3:30 AM. 


Hundreds of people in north Georgia are without power.

Dispatchers tell Channel 3 a transformer blew causing the outage just before 2:30 Saturday morning.

The North Georgia EMC website shows more than 1,100 people are impacted in Fort Oglethorpe between Cloud Springs Road and Battlefield Parkway.

Areas without power include Westside, Cinderella Hills and part of Mitchell Acres.

Crews are working to restore power as quickly as possible.