Hundreds Of Thousands Still Without Power After Irene
BOSTON (CBS) – Hundreds of thousands of homes and businesses were still without power Monday, a day after Tropical Storm Irene hit New England.
Some might not have electricity for days.
Photos: Tropical Storm Irene
National Grid reported about 330,000 customers without electricity in Massachusetts as of 11:30 a.m. Monday.
WBZ-TV’s Ken MacLeod reports
WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Kim Tunnicliffe reports
Most of the outages were in Plymouth, Worcester, Norfolk, Bristol and Middlesex Counties.
Outages as of 10:30 p.m. Monday:
- National Grid – 276,702
- NStar – 162,000
- Western Massachusetts Electric – 478
- PSNH – 57,772
- National Grid – 140