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Power cut hits hundreds of homes in Oldbury

By Jamie Brassington | Oldbury | News | Published:

Hundreds of households were left without power during a power cut in Oldbury today.

A cable fault on a high-voltage network caused a loss of power to 696 properties, affecting both households and businesses.

The outage took place at 12.07pm today, a Western Power Distribution spokesman said.

Ground crews were able to restore power around one hour later.

Jamie Brassington

By Jamie Brassington
Trainee Multi-Media Journalist - @JamieB_Star

Reporter covering Dudley, Sandwell and Wyre Forest. Also dabble in sport. Call me on 01384353205 or email jamie.brassington@expressandstar.co.uk.

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