.

UPDATE: Ice Storm Knocks Out Power to More than 200

National Grid is working to restore power.

Update (2:55 p.m.):

National Grid reported that a portion of a tree came down on Lincoln Street at approximately 1:15 p.m., taking down a power line. The incident knocked out power to about 220 customers. National Grid expect to have the power restored by 3:30 p.m.

"We have a crew out there working on it now," said David Graves, spokesperson for National Grid. 

Original post:

It is rather rare that Northborough escapes a storm without any power outages, residents will tell you.

On Monday, schools had a two hour delay, and residents were reporting power outages around town.

Karen Lavoie reported that power went out at 1:13 p.m. on Leland Ave. and is "still off" (at 2:15 p.m.), adding that National Grid is repairing a downed wire on Lincoln Street. That's why the Pinehaven Neighborhood is without power."

The National Grid power outage map reported 141 outages at 2:15 p.m. National Grid serves 6,588 customers in Northborough.

Northborough Patch will update with information from National Grid.

Boards

More »
Got a question? Something on your mind? Talk to your community, directly.
Note Article
Just a short thought to get the word out quickly about anything in your neighborhood.
Share something with your neighbors.What's on your mind?What's on your mind?Make an announcement, speak your mind, or sell somethingPost something