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Storm knocked out power for 8,000 Sudbury Hydro customers

By: Sudbury Northern Life Staff

 | Nov 17, 2013 - 11:28 PM |
About 8,000 Sudbury Hydro customers found themselves in the dark after high winds knocked out power in areas across the city. File photo.

About 8,000 Sudbury Hydro customers found themselves in the dark after high winds knocked out power in areas across the city. File photo.

Power restored to customers throughout the night

Updated at 9 a.m. 

 

Sudbury Hydro said 300 customers near the Barrydowne/Kingsway area were still without power as of 8:30 a.m. The company said it still had no estimated time for the restoration of the power lines in that area. 

 

Original story 

 

A thunderstorm in Sudbury Sunday night knocked out power for 8,000 Sudbury Hydro customers. 

 

The storm knocked out power to three substations. Most of the affected customers lived in New Sudbury. 


Just after 10 p.m. Sunday night, the official Sudbury Hydro Twitter feed reported power had been restored to one of the three substations. 

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