2,500 houses in Knaresborough without power

kna  Knaresborough aerial. King James's School.  091109M2z.
kna Knaresborough aerial. King James's School. 091109M2z.

Around 2,500 homes in Knaresborough are without power this afternoon after a voltage fault.

Homes in the HG5 postcode are affected and Northernpowergrid say it hopes to have restored power by 6.15pm.