Electricity cables in Doncater targeted by metal thieves

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Metal thieves have targeted overhead power cables in the region, leaving some properties without power.

Northern Powergrid, the electricity distributor for Yorkshire and northern Lincolnshire, has reported several incidents on its power network in recent days.

Recent incidents include theft of 400 metres of overhead electricity cable normally carrying 11,000 volts at Sykehouse in Doncaster yesterday (May 2), leaving nearby properties without power.


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