1400 Homes and Businesses Without Power in Orange
Essential Energy Investigating
Essential Energy Crews are investigating the cause of an unplanned blackout, that has left 1491 customers without power in Orange this morning.
The area between Dalton Street, Burrendong Way, Northern Distributor Road, and Hill Street, has been impacted since around 7:40am.
The cause of the outage is not yet known, but Essential Energy crews are working to return power to the area. EE said, in response to a Facebook comment, that "field staff are patrolling the line, in search of the fault."
There is currently no estimated restoration time.