Update (9:12 pm.):
Power has been restored to the Midaway Oval, North Road and Groton Long Point areas.
Update (8:57 pm.):
Tree branches slapping the power lines and losing branches are believed to be the cause of the 7 p.m. outage. A branch was found across the wires in the Groton Long Point area.
Crews are patrolling the area and will be removing the branch. We expect the power to be restored before 10 p.m.
Outage (8:07 p.m.):
Groton Utilities is currently experiencing an electrical outage. The Midway Oval and Groton Long Point areas are affected. Linemen are patrolling the areas to find the cause and will then proceed with repairs.