GENERIC - Power outage 1

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SPARTANBURG, SC (FOX Carolina)- The South Carolina Highway Patrol says that a tractor trailer-downed multiple power poles in Spartanburg on Sunday, this left many homes without power for a few hours.

Troopers say that the tractor-trailer was trying to back out of a driveway when the top of the trailer got caught on powerlines. They say that the trailer brought down the powerlines but fortunately no one was injured during the incident.

According to Duke Energy's outage website, the outage has ended and power was restored to the area.

More news: GDOT: crashed truck blocking all lanes on I-85 SB near Sandy Cross Rd.

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