Widespread power cuts in Lancashire investigated

Engineers from Electricity North West were this afternoon investigating power faults affecting more than 1,000 properties in Lancashire.

Tuesday, 14th March 2017, 1:32 pm
Updated Friday, 24th March 2017, 11:02 am

The affected area is around Preston and Garstang.

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ENW tweeted : “We have removed supplies to 435 properties in #PR1 #PENWORTHAM for safety as there is damage on our cables. We will keep you updated.”

Shortly afterwards, ENW added: “We are aware of a high voltage fault in the #PR1 #GARSTANG postcode area affecting 1011 properties. An engineer is on route.”

No further details have been revealed.