Electricity outage in the CBD

Queenspark Zoo Sub-station is experiencing a technical fault that caused an electricity outage in the CBD, parts of West Bank and in the Arcadia area.


The burst was caused by one of the voltages on the 132kilovolt line that blew up. Technicians are on site investigating the extent of the damage and once that is established the technicians will start clearing up the carbon.


We urge residents to be patient as this will take a couple of hours to restore power. Kindly switch off all electricity appliance and treat them as live all the time.

The following areas have been affected by the electrical blow up at Queenspark due to the extent of the damage all areas will only be on by 22h00 tonight Quigney, Southernwood, Selborne, lower part of Vincent, Bunkers Hill, Selborne, lower Berea, North End, Belgravia, Parkside, Braelyn.




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