An electrical fault has been reported in Bundoran this Friday morning as Donegal is hit by the high winds of Storm Erik.
Up to 179 homes and businesses are without power in the area.
ESB crews are working on the fault and are expecting to have power restored by 1.30pm Friday.
Meanwhile, ESB networks are warning the public to never approach fallen wires: “If you come across fallen trees be aware that there may be fallen wires. Please DO NOT APPROACH as the wires could be live and would be extremely dangerous. Please stay clear and phone ESB Networks immediately on 1850 372 999 , 021 238 2410.”
A Status Orange wind warning is in place for Donegal throughout the day until 6am Saturday morning.
— ESB Networks (@ESBNetworks) February 7, 2019