HOLYOKE, Mass. (WWLP) – Holyoke Gas and Electric crews have been working through the overnight hours to deal with a power outage.
HG&E employees have been working at the intersection of Beech and Cabot Streets to fix the outage. As of 6:30 a.m., there were a little more than 130 customers without power, with the majority being in the city’s Ward 4. HG&E provided an update on social media stating the power should be restored by 10:30 a.m.
The cause of the outage was due to an electric switch component failure.