Power outage affecting hundreds of Cleveland County residents

Power outage affecting hundreds of Cleveland County residents
Credit: Duke Energy

CLEVELAND COUNTY, NC (WBTV) - Hundreds of Cleveland County residents are waking up on Tuesday morning without power.

According to the Duke Energy outage map, a power outage is affecting over 800 people who live along Stony Point Road in Shelby. The outage was first reported around 9 p.m. Monday night.

The outage was caused by fallen trees or limbs that damaged equipment, according to the map.

It is unclear when power will be restored.

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