The thunderstorm that hit town today, Friday, claimed electricity in some areas.
Fire Captain Robert Theve confirmed that "we do have a couple of power outages in town, and the chief is out now assessing them."
According to the National Grid power outage map, Northborough reports more than 1,500 outages.
David Graves, spokesperson for National Grid, said that there are three main outages in town. An outage at Bearfoot Road and Whitney Street near the Berlin line has affected approximately 630 customers, and the cause is still undetermined.
Also, the storm downed a tree on Main Street that knocked out another 1,500 customers. Another "small number," said Graves, were affected by a traffic accident that occurred earlier in Westborough.
Readers have reported to Patch that the Northgate area was affected, as well as some neighborhoods near the Zeh School.
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