Electricity bosses are dealing with an unexpected power cut

130 homes affected by power cut.
130 homes affected by power cut.

Around 130 homes have been left without electricity following an unexpected power cut on Teesside.

Properties in the TS23 postcode area, which includes parts of Billingham and Wolviston, are without power.

Northern Powergrid said the cut was first reported at 8.38am and they are hoping to get it back on by 4pm.

They said: "Our team are working hard to restore your power as quickly as possible

"The power cut affecting your property has been caused by an unexpected problem with the electricity cable that serves your area."