Outage affects Union Street area in Bangor

Posted June 03, 2011, at 12:46 p.m.
Last modified June 03, 2011, at 8:54 p.m.

BANGOR, Maine — An equipment failure caused outages for several hours Friday afternoon at businesses and residences on Union Street and the surrounding area, according to Bangor Hydro-Electric Co.

Affected businesses included Penobscot Job Corps, the University of Maine at Augusta in Bangor and several buildings at Bangor International Airport, according to Bangor Hydro spokeswoman Susan Faloon.

Power was restored to the affected areas by 3 p.m.