Power out in sections of George Town

Power outages are affecting a
large area of South Sound from as far west as Walker’s Road to Patrick’s Island,
according to the Caribbean Utilities Company (CUC).

Although the CUC wasn’t immediately certain on the exact cause of the outage, CUC spokesperson Neil Murray said
the outages could possibly be from a chain reaction of feeders going

“One feeder goes out then
another,” he said.

Mr. Murray added that areas around George Hicks High School were also left without power, but CUC was checking the
South Sound substation to find the cause.

“We are doing all the
necessary checks to ensure recovery to the South Sound area,” he

Unconfirmed reports say that
power outages are affecting parts of Crewe Road as well.