Around 90 homes in Preston are without power due to "safety" issues

Close to 100 homes in north Preston are without power this evening.

Saturday, 4th August 2018, 8:41 pm
Updated Saturday, 4th August 2018, 10:08 pm
Electricity North West

Electricity North West cut off power to 90 homes in the Cottam area on safety grounds at around 8.15pm.

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The company confirmed to the Post that the problem is a damaged cable.

A company spokesman said that the power will remain off until around 10.30pm, thanking customers for their patience.