BURLINGTON (CBS) — The Burlington Mall was closed throughout day Thursday due to a power outage on the property, according to the mall’s Twitter account.

The Burlington Fire Department posted a picture Thursday morning of an excavator that accidentally pulled an electrical power line out of the ground during construction at the mall.

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An excavator pulling out an electrical power line from the ground at the Burlington Mall Thursday. (Photo Credit: Burlington Fire Department)

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Thursday afternoon the fire department tweeted that generators are being brought in to restore power to the mall, in hopes of reopening Thursday evening.

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Further updates about today’s opening will be posted on the mall’s website and Facebook.