St.Thomas and surrounding area experienced a large power outage Tuesday. The Hydro One website estimated around 6100 customers were were without power, it is believed the entire City was without power for over an hour. The outage was caused by equipment failure at a location between London and St.Thomas. Some residents got power back on around 3:30 while others the power stayed out for 5-7 hours.
According to City Emergency Services, hydro crews were restoring the hydro and ran into a problem. Power is now back on to all customers in the area and everything is back to normal.