Power outage temporarily takes FOX6 off the air

By WBRC staff

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - A power outage and generator problems took FOX6 off the air for more than 30 minutes Wednesday morning.

Power to the building was lost at about 7:05 a.m. and did not return until about 7:40 a.m.

The building was on a backup generator at the time of the power outages due to a power outage that occurred shortly after 4 a.m. across parts of Homewood and Birmingham.

Engineers worked quickly to restore equipment after power was restored.

The cause of the power outage and the generator problems was not yet known.