Power outage affecting hundreds who live near York Co/Chester Co line

Power outage affecting hundreds who live near York Co/Chester Co line
Credit: Duke Energy

South Carolina (WBTV) - Hundreds of South Carolina residents are without power Thursday morning due to power outages.

According to the Duke Energy outage map, a power outage is affecting over 500 people who live in York County and over 800 residents who live in Chester County. The outages were first reported around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday afternoon.

The outages are affecting hundreds of people who live along Saluda Road near the York County/Chester County line. A second outage is also affecting hundreds who live along Harmony Church Road.

Crews said the outages were caused by fallen trees and limbs that damaged equipment.

Power is expected to be restored around 10 a.m.

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