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Power outage affecting over 4,000 Florence residents

Thousands in Florence were without power Friday afternoon. (Source: Duke Energy website) Thousands in Florence were without power Friday afternoon. (Source: Duke Energy website)

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – Over 4,000 residents in Florence were without power Friday afternoon.

According to information on Duke Energy’s website, the outage was first reported at 2:39 p.m. Approximately 4,230 customers have been impacted.

The reason for the outage was damage to transmission lines, the website stated. Power is expected to be restored at 4:45 p.m.

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