Power restored at University of Connecticut buildings

STORRS, Conn. – Power has been restored to several buildings at the University of Connecticut campus in Storrs after an outage darkened several buildings and caused some classes to be cancelled.

The Hartford Courant reports ( ) that power was restored to the campus around 9:30 p.m. Thursday, just over 4 hours after the outage began.

UConn spokeswoman Stephanie Reitz (reetz) says at least one and possibly two underground circuits blew.

No one was injured but outages occurred at multiple buildings including dormitories and academic buildings.


Information from: Hartford Courant,