National Grid restores power to Attleboro area

SEEKONK, Mass. (WPRI) — National Grid has restored power to thousands of households following a widespread outage Friday afternoon.

The issue mainly affected the Attleboro area, with some outages reported in Seekonk and Rehoboth.

As of 6:30 p.m., the number of affected customers was down to 20.

The cause of the outage is not known at this time.