Equipment failure causes power cut in Cookstown

Powercut hits Cookstown
Powercut hits Cookstown

More than 2000 homes and businesses in Cookstown are without electricity due to an equipment failure.

Northern Ireland Electricity said a repair team is on its way to fix the problem.

The electricity went off around 11.45am today.

An NIE spokesperson said they hoped to have power restored by 2.45pm today.