The River Valley Leader
reports that a transformer fire outside Unit 2 of Arkansas Nuclear One power plant in Russellville has been contained and Unit 2 has been shut down. No injuries have been reported. Unit 1 is still in operation.
An explosion was called in at 7:50 a.m. to Pope County 911 after a neighbor heard an explosion and heard the ground shake, according to an earlier report.. Entergy is investigating the case of the fire.