Power cut hits nearly 200 Rotherham homes

Nearly 200 homes have been hit by a power cut in Rotherham today. 

The outage has been affecting properties in Barbers Avenue, Rawmarsh, since about 8.30am this morning. 

Barbers Avenue, Rawmarsh. Picture: Google

Barbers Avenue, Rawmarsh. Picture: Google

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Staff from the Northern Powergrid are on site attempting  to fix the problem. 

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The company said the electric should be restored by 12.45pm.