Highbridge homes lose power after workmen cut underground line
of homes and businesses in Highbridge were without power on Tuesday
(September 19th) after an electricity line was accidentally cut
Power Distribution spokeswoman Tracey Carr told Burnham-On-Sea.com:
"A total of 451 customers were without power following third-party
damage to an underground cable."
were cut at 12.18pm and electricity was restored by 1.14pm by switching
over to an alternative mains supply."
shops in Highbridge town centre temporarily closed over the lunchtime
period due to the power cut.
Power apologised for the inconvenience to customers.