Thousands of residents are without power in Flamborough this evening.
Alectra has reported an outage in the area of Highway 403 to Concession 6 East from Hamilton Street North to Millgrove Side Road, and Concession 6 East to Mountainbrow Road from Highway 6 to Kerns Road.
8,719 homes and businesses are affected.
The cause of the power outage is a fallen tree, Alectra reports.
Crews have been dispatched to make repairs and power is estimated to return by 10:00 p.m.