Power went out sometime before 10 a.m.

At this hour, Emera Maine is reporting that crews are working to restore power to almost 2,300 customers after an equipment problem caused a fire and then brought down a pole in the Columbia Falls area.

The pole will need to be replaced, and the company has an estimated time of power restoration of 2 p.m. today.

Emera Maine customers may contact the company’s  Customer Contact Center at 207-973-2000, or 1-855-363-7211.  You can monitor current outages at their website.