10,000 homes briefly left without power in Burnham-On-Sea
of homes in Burnham-On-Sea and Highbridge were briefly left without
electricity on Saturday evening (November 9th) after a power cut
hit the town.
Power Distribution confirmed to Burnham-On-Sea.com that 10,618
households were without electricity following the interruption
to supplies at 5pm.
were re-connected within a matter of seconds and Western
Power's spokesman Andrew Causely said: "The outage was caused
by a trip in our 33,000 volt network. A sub-station switched the
town's supply over to a back-up."
apologised for any inconvenience and said an investigation is
underway into the cause.