Over 1,000 without power in Pee Dee following storms

Over 1,000 without power in Pee Dee following storms

DILLON COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Thursday's strong storms have left a number of Pee Dee residents without power.

According to information from Duke Progress Energy's website, approximately 1,354 customers did not have power as of 5:50 p.m.

The majority of outages were reported in the Holmesville area of Dillon County, which had 953.

In the Florence area, 55 outages were reported by Duke Energy, along with 346 in Marion.

Crews were assessing the damage. An estimated restoration time was not given.

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