Northemberland Fire and Rescue are attending an electrical fire in Hexham.

The on-going incident is in Church Lane, Allerwash and could leave surrounding areas of Haydon Bridge and Newbrough to experience a power cut.

Northumberland Fire and Rescue have suggested that the power cut could affect 450 properties and it could be up to 5 hours till it returns.

NEDL are aware of the situation.

More details to follow.