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Outage Leaves Thousands Without Power in Raleigh, Garner

Posted October 10, 1999 7:00 a.m. EDT

— Power is returning to most of CP&L's customers affected by a power outage along Capital Boulevard Monday morning.

At one point, 27,000 customers in Raleigh and Garner were without power.

The cause is believed to be a switch failure. CP&L expects power to be restored to all customers by mid-afternoon.