Power back on for 15K in Restigouche

NB Power crews are investigating a transmission system breakdown and are transferring customers to another power source, according to spokesperson Marie-Andree​ Bolduc.

NB Power investigated a transmission outage Sunday morning, power is now returned

Power returned shortly after 10:30 a.m. (Shane Fowler/CBC)

Approximately 15,000 customers were without power in Restigouche, N.B. on Sunday morning. Power came back on shortly after 10:30 a.m., according to NB Power's website

NB Power crews investigated a transmission system breakdown and attempted to transfer customers to another power source, according to spokesperson Marie-Andree​ Bolduc.

NB Power initially expected to restore power by 11 a.m.