Hydro outage across SD&G

An area marked in red in this Wednesday, Feb. 17, 2016 image from the Hydro One Networks website, has been without power since 6:30 a.m. Hydro One says they are working on getting power restored by 9:45 a.m. (Hydro One via Newswatch Group)

SD&G – A large swath of SD&G is without power this morning.

Hydro One says roughly 5,000 people are without power in an area from Crysler Park, east to Cornwall, and north to Newington, Avonmore, Moose Creek and Apple Hill.

It’s not known what caused the outage but hydro crews are investigating, according to Hydro One’s outage information.

The area is cleaning up from a powerful snow and ice storm on Tuesday.

The power is expected to be on around 9:45 a.m.