Power restored after outage in parts of Hattiesburg

Power restored after outage in parts of Hattiesburg
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HATTIESBURG, Miss. (WDAM) - More than 1,000 Mississippi Power customers in Hattiesburg were without power Saturday night.

The City of Hattiesburg posted on their Facebook page that the outages were affecting customers in “The Avenues” area.

According to Mississippi spokesman Jeff Shepard, a large oak tree fell on a power line causing the outage.

Crews were able to restore all power about two hours later.

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