Power cut hits 50 Fareham properties

West Street in Fareham
West Street in Fareham
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AN EXPLOSION in the power network has knocked out power for 50 Fareham homes and businesses.

The power went out to properties along West Street, in Fareham at 6.30pm this evening,

SSE sent an engineer to the scene and work is ongoing to fix the problem and restore power.

Work is underway to dig up the road to get to the source of the explosion.

A resolution is not expected before 2.30am tomorrow.

For updates go to ssepd.co.uk/Powertrack/