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Power restored to thousands after outage in Waterbury

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Power has since been restored to Waterbury City Hall following an outage on Monday afternoon. (WFSB) Power has since been restored to Waterbury City Hall following an outage on Monday afternoon. (WFSB)
WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) -

Power has been restored to the thousands of Eversource customers who were without power in Waterbury on Monday afternoon.

Mayor Neil M. O'Leary said the outages impacted downtown Waterbury, including city hall. The outage has also affected street lights. 

There were almost 7,000 customers without power as of 2:45 p.m. To check outages in your area, click here

Power was restored to customers by 3:35 p.m.

Eversouce determined the cause of the outage. 

One of the customers impacted by the outage is Waterbury Hospital. The building was running on generator power, according to a hospital spokesperson. 

The hospital spokesperson said, even though there was an outage, service was "running smoothly." 

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