As of 12:33PM today, Emera Maine is reporting that 965 customers in the Ellsworth area are currently without power.

According to the Ellsworth Police Department's Facebook page, the reason for the outage involves power lines coming down on Water Street.  Emera Maine later updated their information to explain that an excavator struck a utility pole.

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Customers with questions or concerns may call the Emera Maine Customer Service Center at all 973-2020 or 1-855-363-7211.  You may also view the company's Outage Map online.