Power restored in downtown Montreal after equipment failure caused outage

Hydro-Québec said the outage was caused by equipment failure and crews worked through the morning to restore power.

Hydro-Québec crews worked throughout morning to restore power

The affected area was west of St-Urbain Street all the way to Stanley Street and parts of Drummond Street between Ste-Catherine Street West and des Pins Avenue. (Hydro-Québec)

Power has been restored to more than 500 customers in the heart of downtown.

Hydro-Québec said the outage was caused by an equipment failure and crews worked through Friday morning to restore power.

The affected area was west of St-Urbain Street all the way to Stanley Street and parts of Drummond Street between Ste-Catherine Street West and des Pins Avenue.