Emera Maine crews are investigating the cause of an outage affecting about 1,600 customers in the Patten area. Service has been restored to about 600 customers in the Oakfield area.

Crews will work to safely restore service to all other customers in the area as quickly as possible, said Emera.

Estimated Number of Meters Affected

Aroostook: 2202

Hancock: 9

Northern Penobscot: -

Piscataquis County: 0

Penobscot: 0

Washington: 0

Estimated Total: 2211

Safety Considerations & Contact Information:

The public is reminded to never touch a downed power line or a tree in contact with a downed line.

Motorists are urged to slow down or move over and change lanes, when possible, if approaching utility crews working on roadways.

Customers who use generators are reminded to ensure they are used in accordance with manufacturer's guidelines at all times.

Customers may report outages via the website, or by calling Customer Contact Center at (207) 973-2000 or 1-855-EMERA11 (1-855-363-7211).

For updated information about estimated restoration times, please visit Live Outage & Restoration Map.