RG&E says an equiptment failure on a transmission line is to blame for the outages. Earlier Friday, approximately 28,000 people lost power in the Greece, Gates, Hilton and Spencerport. That happened at 7:55a.m..
Spencerport cancelled school for the day. High school students were returned home around 9:00a.m., Middle School students around 10:00a.m. and elementary school children were never picked up by the bus. Also, St. John the Evangelist cancelled classes for the day.