Edenderry hit with major power outage

Justin Kelly

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Edenderry hit with major power outage

Edenderry hit with major power outage

1,200 homes and businesses are without power in Edenderry following a major outage this afternoon, Thursday, February 21.

The fault occurred shortly after 12pm. It's understood an accident involving a truck on the Edenderry to Tullamore road brought down power lines.

1,263 customers are affected and ESB Networks have given an estimated restoration time of 4pm on Thursday.

Crews are working to fix the fault.

ESB Networks have said: "We apologise for the loss of supply. We are currently working to repair a fault affecting your premises and will restore power as quickly as possible."