A SIMPLE fuse caused major problems for businesses at the Port Macquarie Highway Service Centre.
Essential Energy customers in the Thrumster and Oxley area including McDonalds Subway and
KFC were affected.
Crews were dispatched immediately and power was returned to the 65 customers at about 1pm.
Essential Energy is investigating the cause and apologises for any inconvenience.
If anyone is still having issues customers can call Essential Energy on 13 20 80.