DENMAN ISLAND, B.C- A power outage is affecting the middle of Denman Island this morning.

According to BC Hydro, the power has been off since just after 5:00 a.m. A total of 275 customers have been affected.

Crews are on-site, and the cause is under investigation.

An outage is also affecting part of Hornby Island. The outage is north-east of Central Road, south of Harwood Road, and west of Ostby Road.

More than five customers are affected by that outage.