Squirrel knocks out power at Camden CMP substation


    ROCKPORT — Central Maine Power linesmen have traced the cause of a 星期天的早上 power outage to a squirrel at a CMP substation in Camden. 

    根据约翰·布里德, CMP发言人, power to expected to be back on prior to noon as crews are working on the lines. 

    Eleven hundred and one customers in Rockport, 和1,471 customers in Camden are reported to be without power, 星期天的早上, 10月. 22, according to the Central Maine Power website. 

    People in Camden report that power remains on in downtown Camden, but is out at the Reny’s Plaza, 在榆树街. 

    The Rockport streets that have seen the most outages are Commercial Street (215), Beech Hill Road (64) and Main Street (60). 

    在卡姆登, Pearl Street 太k the brunt with 96 outages, followed by Elm Street west with 87, and Chestnut Street (80) and Bayview Street (78).

    Crews are assessing and will update as more information becomes available.