Over 300 homes without power after tree falls onto power lines in Burlington

Published March 6, 2022 at 12:00 pm

Several hundred homes are currently affected by a power outage in Burlington today (Mar. 6).

Burlington Hydro reports that a tree has come down on powerlines in the Burloak/Upper Middle Rd area.

Approximately 351 hydro customers are affected.

Crews are responding and power is estimated to return by 8:00 p.m.

“Safety for crews is a priority in these difficult wind conditions,” says Burlington Hydro.

Residents who see downed power lines are advised to stay 10 meters back and call 911 or the city to report them.

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