Power outage across Dundas, Stormont Counties

MORRISBURG – A wide area of Dundas County has lost power Saturday afternoon.

The hydro outage has put nearly 3,000 customers in North and South Dundas and some areas of Stormont County in the dark.

It includes customers with Hydro One and some customers in Morrisburg with Rideau St. Lawrence Distribution.

The power went out around 12:10 p.m.

A woman at Rideau St. Lawrence Distribution’s emergency answering service told Cornwall Newswatch the issue lies with Hydro One.

RSLD serves 6,000 customers in Cardinal, Iroquois, Morrisburg, Westport, Williamsburg and Prescott.

Hydro One indicated that a crew has been dispatched and estimated the power should be back on around 3:15 p.m.

The cause of the outage is not known.

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