Power back on in Wilbraham after outage

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WILBRAHAM, Mass. (WWLP) – A power outage left more than 2,000 people without power in Hampden County Tuesday night.

According to the National Grid, fewer than 5 people in Wilbraham are currently without power as of 12:36 a.m., Wednesday.

The power outage happened around 7:25 p.m., Tuesday night.

National Grid Spokesman Jeff Norwood told 22News the power outage was caused by equipment failure in the Kensington Drive area in Wilbraham. Norwood said there were some down wires burning, but crews have controlled the situation.

Norwood told 22News power restoration was estimated around 9:30 p.m. for 1,535 customers and that power will be restored after midnight for the remaining 553 customers.22News will bring you updates as more information becomes available.

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