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More power outages hit the west of Jo'burg

13 Dec 2019, 04:14 GMT+10

Jo'burg residents have had to contend with outages above and beyond the scheduled load shedding, as power trips hit the West of the city.

City Power Johannesburg alerted the public of the outages via its Twitter account on Thursday evening and said that technicians were on site. According to the City, a number of distributors tripped, including the distributor supplying Lenasia and the surrounds.

Affected areas included Roodepoort and surrounds such as Florida, Wilro Park, Strubens Valley, Little Falls and Weltevreden Park.

By 7:50pm, the City said power had been restored to some areas.

For more information about affected areas follow the City Power Twitter Page.

The northern parts of the city faced power outages over the weekend due to an explosion at Brynorth power station, in Bryanston, Fin24 previously reported.

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