Power off in Humansdorp due to lightning strike

The main electrical substation at Humansdorp has been hit by lighting, leaving the whole of Humansdorp without power.

The municipality is now waiting for Eskom to switch off the power to the substation from their side, so that it can determined what the extent of the damage is and to start repairs.

All appliances should be regarded as live during this time period.

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