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Power restored to Upshur Rural customers

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UPSHUR COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - Power has been restored to Upshur Rural Electric customers on Friday afternoon around 1 p.m.

According to Upshur Rural Electric, 5,400 people were in the dark around noon, although that number was down from a reported 15,000 to 20,000 earlier in the day Friday.

The cause of the outage is still under investigation, said the electric company, but initial reports point to a faulty section of transmission line.

You can see a map of outages by clicking here.

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