Lightning cuts power

PUBLISHED : Monday, 31 August, 1998, 12:00am
UPDATED : Monday, 31 August, 1998, 12:00am

Lightning struck an overhead powerline between Tai Po and Yuen Long last night, disrupting power to many areas of the territory and trapping scores of people in lifts.

China Light and Power said power in most buildings would have been restored automatically.



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