UPDATE: Hydro One restores power to thousands in Midwestern Ontario

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About 3,350 Hydro One customers were without power in the Walkerton area this afternoon due to an equipment failure.

Hydro One said repair crews were called to the scene, and power is now restored

Westario reported its customers in the Village of Neustadt were also part of the unplanned outage of a result of that Loss of Supply, which has now been restored.

The outage stretched from Hanover to south of Mount Forest.