Update: Lights started coming back on around 10:48 p.m.
Back Bay residents started reporting a power outage around 10:10 p.m., from Mass. Ave. all the way to Arlington Street, and down to Columbus Avenue in the South End. Traffic lights are out - and even the Citgo Sign fell dark.
Unlike the Pru, the Hancock appeared to still have power, as Ronan noticed at Beacon Street and Mass. Ave.:
Sangwiche noticed people weren't going to let a blackout stop their dinner on Newbury Street:
Joe Pesaturo captured a darkened Westin, currently home to 800 or so Northeastern students:
Ryan reports the outage affected East Fenway: