Homes in a South Cheshire town have been left without electricity due to a power cut this evening – Thursday June 18.
A damaged underground cable is causing the issues in the Badger Avenue area of Crewe.
The power cut was first reported shortly before 7.30pm today – with supplies due to be restored in the early hours of Friday.
The following postcodes are affected: CW13LN, CW13LW, CW13LY
A Scottish Power spokesman said: “There is a power cut in the CW1 postcode area of Crewe, affecting properties in Badger Avenue and surrounding streets.
“We had no advance warning of this and only became aware of it at 7:28pm.
“Our engineers are on site and are working to repair a damaged underground cable. Our team will work to get your power back on as quickly and as safely as possible.
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“Due to repairs required we now expect the power to be restored by 2am.”