Rumford police direct traffic during power outage
Terry Karkos/Sun Journal
Rumford police officer Ian Theriault directs traffic on Route 108 on Friday afternoon at the end of Congress Street. The traffic lights failed during a power outage that lasted about 70 minutes. A Central Maine Power Co. official said equipment failure caused the outage that affected Rumford and Mexico. A wire came down in Rumford, he said.