Almost 2,000 homes without power in Oranmore

Galway Daily news Storm Franklin: Over 2,700 homes in Galway without electricity

Update: Power has since been restored to the affected properties

Almost 2,000 homes and businesses are without power in the Oranmore area today due to an outage.

An electrical fault that occurred shortly before midday is affecting 1,965 properties in the area.

The ESB is currently making repairs on the fault.

Power is expected to be restored to the affected properties around 1pm this afternoon.