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Power outage affects over 1,500 south Charlotte residents

Credit: Duke Energy Credit: Duke Energy
CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) -

A power outage affected over 1,500 south Charlotte residents Monday morning. 

According to the Duke Energy outage map, the outage was affecting thousands of people who live in the Elizabeth and Chantilly neighborhoods. The outage was first reported around 5:18 a.m. 

Duke Energy says several low hanging tree limbs hit the power lines, causing the outage. No trees or poles are down. 

Power was expected to be restored around 8 a.m. 

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