UDDATED: Power cut hits Mildenhall area

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An electricity fault has led to 154 premises in the Mildenhall area suffering a powercut today.

UK Power Networks says engineers are on their way to site following a fault on the electricity network system which cut the power in the area at about 12.35pm this afternoon.

A spokeswoman said: “We would like to reassure our customers that we are working as quickly and as safely as possible to restore power to them as soon as we can and apologise for any inconvenience caused.”

UKPN said engineers managed to restore power to 140 customers in the Beck Row area at around 3.30pm and added: “we would like to reassure the customers currently without supply that we are working as quickly as we can to their power back on.”

For updates see the UKPN live powercut map at www.ukpowernetworks.co.uk