The emergency services were called after a fire on a Stoke-on-Trent road.
Police and firefighters were called to Victoria Road in Fenton shortly before 7pm today (March 18).
Initial reports suggested there was a fire on the highway.
A Staffordshire Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “We were called to Victoria Road at 6.53pm.
“Western Power Distribution were asked to attend.”
Earlier WPD confirmed a ‘high voltage’ incident had left 1,020 homes without power.
All outages are set to be restored by 8.30pm.
A WPD spokesman said: “This is a high voltage incident.
“These incidents tend to be larger, affecting the wider area and could mean your neighbours are off supply too.”