Mount Carmel campus power outage

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Katherine Rojas

It will take up to two hours to restore power to the Mount Carmel Campus after a downed power line on New Road knocked out power to the campus around 1:30 p.m., according to John Morgan, associate vice president of public relations.

[media-credit name=”John Morgan” align=”alignright” width=”225″][/media-credit]United Illuminating, which supplies power to the university, is on the scene, Morgan said.

The portion of New Road from the New Road Entrance to the Facilities Entrance has reopened and classes are continuing as scheduled.

The Mount Carmel campus has restored power by 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday after a three hour outage.