Power outage affects 1,800 Unitil customers in Hampton area
September 07. 2017 8:10AM
A power outage affected Unitil customers on the Seacoast Thursday morning.
Unitil reported about 1,800 customers without power as of 7 a.m. in the Hampton and Seabrook area. Another 50 or so customers were without electricity in Northern Massachusetts, the utility said.
Service was restored in the Hampton area by 8 a.m.
Most of the affected customers were in an area just south of Route 101, both east and west of Interstate 95, according to an outage map.
Unitil said the outage was caused by a damaged transformer.