Some power outages in Orleans

By Tom Rivers, Editor Posted 18 November 2013 at 12:00 am

Some Orleans County residents are without power this morning after a storm roared through the region last night.

National Grid is reporting 117 homes are without power in southern Orleans County and northern Genesee near the wildlife refuge. That area includes the town of Shelby near East Shelby Road.

National Grid reports that 16 customers in the village of Albion are also without electricity this morning. In both outages, the power company says it is assessing conditions.

The company reported there were 279 power outages in the region, affecting nearly 6,000 customers.