Aberdeen power cut affects hundreds
- 8 January 2013
- From the section NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland
A power cut affected hundreds of properties in Aberdeen city centre on Tuesday morning.
Scottish Hydro said about 800 customers were affected by the incident at about 09:45. Power was said to have been restored by 11:30.
Grampian Police said some of their officers were on hand to help, after a number of traffic lights stopped working.
Scottish Hydro said it was a problem with their high voltage network.