Mississippi Power sends storm team to Florida ahead of hurricane

Mississippi Power sends storm team to Florida ahead of hurricane
Nearly 100 Mississippi Power crew members left Tuesday afternoon. (Photo source: Mississippi Power)

HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Mississippi Power sent its storm team to Florida on Tuesday to help restore power after Hurricane Michael hits.

Nearly 100 Mississippi Power crew members left Tuesday afternoon from service centers in Meridian, Hattiesburg and Gulfport.

The storm team, made up of linemen and support personnel, will be in place to help Gulf Power with power outages once the storm has passed over Florida.

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