Top News

Trees on lines knock power out for more than 500 Lawrencetown area customers

Trees on powerlines caused an outage in the Lawrencetown area at 4:30 p.m.
Trees on powerlines caused an outage in the Lawrencetown area at 4:30 p.m.

Mid-evening restoration time predicted

LAWRENCETOWN - Power is out for 508 customers in the Lawrencetown area after high winds knocked trees onto power lines on Highway 201.

The outage happened at 4:30 p.m. with an estimated 8 p.m. restoration time.

The outage includes most of Lawrencetown, Inglisville, and west on Highway 201 to West Paradise.

Reports indicate that Lawrencetown Volunteer Fire Department was also called to the scene.

In the Port George area a smaller outage is affecting about five households. Power there is expected to be back at 8:30 p.m.

Recent Stories