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Thousands Without Power In Southern Delaware


The Delaware Electric Co-op is reporting that almost 2,200 customers are without power in Sussex and Kent Counties.

The bulk of the outage is in the 19966 zip code in the area around Angola. Downed trees seem o be the culprit. DEC is reporting an estimated restoration time of 8:30-10:30 pm

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