Storm causes brief power outage in Stoughton

Storm causes brief power outage in Stoughton

A storm Tuesday afternoon caused a brief power outage affecting about 3,000 customers, an official said.

Stoughton Utilities Director Jill Weiss said about one-third of the utility’s more than 8,000 customers were without power for about an hour.

Weiss said two of the city’s four substations were affected when the power source, American Transmission Company, had an outage. Power was restored by about 4:40 p.m.

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