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Underground issues cause over 2,000 to lose power in Cary, Morrisville

Posted May 15

Credit: Duke Energy

— Over 2,500 customers in parts of Cary and Morrisville and several customers in Orange County were without power Monday morning.

According to a representative from Duke Energy, an issue with one of the underground fuses that supplies power to a feeder led to the outage.

At 9 a.m., only 145 customers were still without power. Officials estimate that power should be restored to all customers by 10:45 a.m.

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