Updated as of 11:45 AM on Tuesday, September 27, 2016:
We are pleased to report that our employees have returned to work and the equipment has been repaired after the internal electrical failure of the breaker at Cleary Flood Station. Thank you again to our TMLP employees and the Taunton Fire Department for quickly responding and controlling the situation.
Original Press Release posted 2:30pm on Friday, September 23, 2016:
At approximately 11:30 AM on Friday, September 23rd TMLP's Cleary Flood Station experienced a breaker failure with a short circuit resulting in a small electrical fire which created significant smoke. The Taunton Fire Department, in conjunction with TMLP Employees, contained the situation by 12:15. Two TMLP employees were sent to the hospital as a precaution. It was strictly an equipment failure and no customers were affected.