An Emera Maine truck in front of Graham Station in Veazie. Credit: Courtesy of Emera Maine

Nearly 1,700 Emera Maine customers in central Penobscot and southern Piscataquis counties lost power midmorning Sunday.

Amanda Cummings, a spokeswoman for Emera Maine, said that a tree came down on a power line, leaving 1,690 without power.

The affected communities included Atkinson, Bradford, Charleston, Corinth, Garland, Hudson and Orneville Township.

The outages were reported just before 9 a.m. and restored before noon.