TORONTO, April 15, 2014 /CNW/ - This evening, Hydro One confirms a power
outage affected the west end of Toronto. The cause of the outage is
currently under investigation. Initial estimates were that 12,000
customers were affected by the power outage, but some power has already
been restored. There are no injuries or health and safety issues
reported due to the incident.
The estimated time of complete power restoration will be known once a
full assessment is complete.
Hydro One will update as new information becomes available.
Hydro One delivers electricity safely, reliably and responsibly to homes
and businesses across the province of Ontario and owns and operates
Ontario's 29,000 km high-voltage transmission network that delivers
electricity to large industrial customers and municipal utilities, and
a 123,000 km low-voltage distribution system that serves about 1.3
million end-use customers and smaller municipal utilities in the
province. Hydro One is wholly owned by the Province of Ontario.
SOURCE Hydro One Inc.