****UPDATE: The power was restored before nine o’clock Friday night.****
More than 1,900 residents in southwestern Orange County are without power Friday afternoon, according to the Duke Energy Outage Map.
Nearly 1,000 of those customers are being impacted by an outage reported at the corner of Highway 54 and Orange Grove Road.
Another major clustering of customers are without power less than two miles away on Butler Road.
Duke Energy is reporting the two outages occurred around one o’clock Friday afternoon. The earliest estimated time for power to be restored is eight o’clock Friday night.
There is no word on what caused the power outage as of this posting.
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