September 22, 2017 1.31 pm This story is over 48 months old

Power cut affects over 1,700 properties in Branston area

More than 1,700 properties in the Branston area near Lincoln have experienced a power cut this afternoon. An issue was first reported by Western Power Distribution at around 1pm on Friday, September 22. The cut is said to have affected a total of 1,725 properties in the LN4 1 and LN4 4 postcode areas. Engineers…

More than 1,700 properties in the Branston area near Lincoln have experienced a power cut this afternoon.

An issue was first reported by Western Power Distribution at around 1pm on Friday, September 22.

The cut is said to have affected a total of 1,725 properties in the LN4 1 and LN4 4 postcode areas.

Engineers have said the cause was a failure on a piece of equipment on the overhead network.

They have now said a fix is being rolled out and all bar a few properties should begin to see their power restored.