Power restored in Torrington after underground cable issue - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Power restored in Torrington after underground cable issue

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TORRINGTON, CT (WFSB) -

Eversource reported over 1,500 customers to be without power in Torrington on Wednesday afternoon.

The outages were reported at about 2:30 p.m.

Torrington police said the fire department is on Franklin Street after an "issue" with a manhole.

Eversource said power was restored as of 3:25 p.m. after a problem with an underground cable.

The power was re-routed and the cable will be repaired.

Officials did not release any further information.

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