Around 308 buildings in Lawrence Weston have been thrown into darkness this evening following a power cut.
And one woman at the scene, who wished not to be named, said the incident has caused people to flout social distancing rules and meet in the streets.
She said: “Complete power cut in Lawrence Weston
“Causing problems with social distancing as everyone’s gathering outside etc.”
The BS11 and BS10 blackout was first reported at 7:52pm tonight (Tuesday).
It’s understood, engineers are at the scene and the outage will be fixed by 10:30pm.
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