Thousands without power in Donegal as Storm Hector batters North West

Thousands of customers in Donegal are without power this morning as Storm Hector batters the North West.

Over three thousand customers are currently without power in Milford while almost 1000 homes and businesses are without power in Ballyshannon.

There are also significant outages in Killybegs, Moville, Rossgier and Gweedore.

Power is expected to be restored to all areas later this morning