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Heat blamed for power outages in Smith, Cherokee Counties

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The oppressive heat is now being blamed for power outages.

Oncor officials say that more than 700 customers are without power in Southwest Tyler, near Old Omen Road and a few places in Jacksonville.

Power is expected to be restored by 8 Tuesday night.

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