Over 1800 customers now without power in Shannonside region

Over 1800 people across the Shannonside region are without electricity this morning after multiple faults

ESB powercheck shows 924 customers, between Leitrim village and Carrick-on-Shannon are affected by the outage which was reported after 11am.

Two major faults have also been reported in Roscommon – 617 customers in Boyle are without power and 249 in the greater Ballaghaderreen area as well as 150 people without power in the Ballynacarrgy area of Westmeath.

The company says it hopes to have power restored by between 2 and 3pm.