More than 1,750 homes and businesses without power in Dundalk
More than 1,750 homes and businesses are without power in the area this morning following three separate faults.
The largest is affecting 1,646 ESB customers and occurred at 9.58am.
Two separate smaller faults occurred minutes earlier in the Marshes area and are affecting 66 and 42 customers respectively. This brings to 1,754 the total without power at present.
ESB staff are working to repair the faults and hope to have power restored to all by 1.30pm this afternoon.
This is the second major outage in the area this week after 1,385 were left without power in the Avenue Road and Tom Bellew Road areas on Monday night.