UPDATE: Braintree Police Report Town-Wide Power Outage

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UPDATE 8:15 a.m. Saturday: BELD reported last night that it brought crews in because of the severe weather. Just a few minutes ago they said that crews are back out and working on the outages.

Earlier this morning, the Braintree police said on Twitter, "Most all roads still impassable. Driving ban still in effect. Many businesses probably won't be open. Stay inside!"

As more information is available, it will be posted here and on Facebook and Twitter.

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The Braintree Police Department, in a message posted on its Twitter account, reported shortly after 10:15 p.m. that there is a town-wide power outage.

The department urges residents not to call 911.

"We're being inundated with calls. BELD is aware," the BPD tweets.

The Braintree Electric Light Department reports on Twitter, "We are experiencing widespread outages throughout town. We are working to restore service now."

More information will be posted here as it is available.

In the meantime, for blizzard updates can be found at http://braintree.patch.com/articles/blizzard-of-2013-braintree-info-center

Laura Kastner February 09, 2013 at 03:49 AM
Power back on in part of East Braintree!
NLovett February 09, 2013 at 04:19 AM
What part? We are in east Braintree with no power still!
Joseph Casey February 09, 2013 at 05:37 AM
Very pleased at how fast BELD was able to restore power in East Braintree.
Delco Handyman February 09, 2013 at 09:08 AM
I live in braintree over by the ship yard and I still have no power!
NLovett February 09, 2013 at 03:00 PM
Power back on at 8:45 am!!
Matt February 09, 2013 at 03:32 PM
You guys have Beld and did you call them?


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