UPDATE: Power outages affecting over 1200 Santee Cooper customers

UPDATE: Power outages affecting over 1200 Santee Cooper customers
Source: Raycom Media

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - More than 1200 Santee Cooper customers are without power Saturday night.

According to Santee Cooper website, power is expected to be restored by 9:30 p.m. Saturday night in the Murrells Inlet area and 9:15 in the Myrtle Beach area.

Traffic lights at 17 bypass and 21st Avenue are also reported out at this time.

Myrtle Beach Police said, a tree fell on a transformer causing it to blow on 29th Ave. North and 17 bypass.

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