Thunderstorm brings power outages

A thunderstorm rolled across Nova Scotia on Monday, knocking out power to hundreds of people.

Heavy rain, along with thunder and lightning, hit parts of the province. Several counties were under a severe thunderstorm warning.

About 1,700 people in the Bedford and Sackville area, as well as the Antigonish area, were without electricity as of 3:30 p.m.

There were also more than 1,000 customers without power in the Bridgewater area.

As of 7:00 p.m. power was restored throughout the province.

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