ELECTRICITY

Power cut after digger hits line 12 noon, 25 October 2012

Thursday 25 October 2012, 2:44PM
By Orion Communications
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CHRISTCHURCH

Power was cut to approximately 14,000 customers in south west Christchurch at 11.10am this morning after a digger hit a powerline in Hornby.

All power was restored within 20 minutes.

Suburbs affected included Hornby, Halswell, Hoon Hay, Cashmere, Westlake and Westmorland.