Tree falls on Church Street in Clemson

A tree that fell on a powerline on Church street in Clemson (Christy M, July 23, 2021)

CLEMSON, SC (FOX Carolina)- Several areas around Clemson, SC are reporting power outages following a storm that hit the town.

The Clemson City Police Department reports says that traffic lights are out. They advised residents to avoid these area via Facebook on Friday evening. 

Duke Energy's outage map shows that over 3000 customers are currently without power in that area. 

Other residents are reporting damage from the storm. Check out these pictures that viewers sent in. 

Around 8 p.m. police reported that most areas returned to normal. They say there are areas in the northern part of town off of 133 that still have downed trees and are without power.

They also mention power is out in the Patrick Square area.

Crews have been dispatched and are working on the issues, says police.

We will continue to update this story as we learn more.

More news: SCDOT: Pelham Road to I-85 South closed, detour Friday into weekend

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