A power outage in Shelburne County has 3,286 people being affected including school closures in Barrington and Clark’s Harbour.
The power outage is affecting people in Barrington, Clark's Harbour and Shag Harbour.
Nova Scotia Power reported a blown transmission as the result of the outage.
The power went out in the night around 2 a.m. and estimates its return at 11:30 a.m. on Sept. 29.
The Tri-County Regional School Board has sent home students at 9:30 at Forest Ridge Academy, Evelyn Richardson Elementary and Clark's Harbour Elementarydue to the outage and released Barrington Regional High School students shortly after.
A helicopter was enroute to the area when it landed for a quick Tim Hortons run at the Shelburne car pool lot.