March 13 (Reuters) - U.S. utilities in New England said a snow storm battering the region on Tuesday knocked out power to over 140,000 homes and businesses. Most of the current outages were in Massachusetts, Rhode Island and New Jersey.
The following lists major outages according to the utilities' websites:
Power Company State/Pr Out Now Served
Eversource - Eastern Massachusetts MA 74,800 1,162,500 National Grid - Massachusetts MA 41,100 1,319,100 National Grid - Rhode Island RI 21,800 492,600 PSEG - New Jersey NJ 2,900 2,268,100 Eversource - Connecticut CT 1,900 1,269,300 Total 142,500
(Reporting by Scott DiSavino Editing by Susan Thomas)