More than 2,000 lose power in Millinocket area

Posted April 09, 2012, at 11:41 a.m.

BANGOR, Maine — Bangor Hydro-Electric Co. said 2,241 customers in the Millinocket area lost electric power at about 10:30 a.m. Monday because of an equipment failure.

The company said shortly after 11 a.m. that a crew is on the scene and power is expected to be restored in two to three hours.