More houses affected by power outages in Shannonside region

There are electricity supply issues reported in parts of Roscommon and Leitrim as Storm Erik tracks north across the country this morning.

As of 8.30 this morning

ESB powercheck is reporting a fault affecting 193 households and businesses between Keshcarrigan and Drumshanbo.


There is also a large fault reported since just before 8am this morning in the Carrigallen area affecting 374 customers.

Esimtated restoration time for the Carrigallen fault is put at half past eleven at this time.

The supply went off shortly after four o’ clock this morning and the estimated restoration time is reported as 11.30.

Another fault near Aughnasheelin is affecting 55 houses, it went out around half seven, and the restoration time there is also 11.30am.

There’s also a fault reported near Ballaghaderreen in Co Roscommon affecting 267 households.

Power went out there at half past six this morning and it’s estimated it should be back around 10am this morning.