Thousands lose power overnight in Hamilton

Thousands of people lost power in the city of Hamilton early Wednesday morning.

Hamilton has their own power system. According to officials, the city separated from the grid around 3:15 a.m.

According to Hamilton's Twitter account, power was restored to 85% of customers soon after the outage, and all customers regained power within a couple hours.

Officials said the line that caused the separation from the grid was isolated, and crews are now investigating the exact cause.

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