Fallen cable cuts power to 1,674 homes in west Cornwall

More than 1,000 homes in west Cornwall have lost their electricity after an overhead cable was damaged.

Western Power Distribution has said 1,674 homes in Illogan were affected at 11:12 GMT.

Customers are currently being switched over to alternative supplies.

The company said it had located the fault and was fixing the problem to get power to all the affected homes.

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