30,000 customers in Kerry without power

30,000  customers around Kerry remain without power this morning. electricity Among the areas badly hit are Milltown, Dingle, Ballybunion and Listowel. ESB Networks Crews have been out since first light working to restore power. Nationally over 190,000 homes and businesses are without supply. Electricity has been restored to over 70,000 customers. ESB Networks says it is expected that it will be late into this evening before power is restored to the most of customers. It is also expected that a large number of customers will be still without power tonight and therefore customers should make preparations for being without supply for a number of days. Spokesperson Mike Fitzgerald says the damage is unprecedented and they are using all the resources they can to get things fixed as quickly as possible: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/18452/medium/”]