Power restored to customers after barge makes contact with power line

Published: Jan. 21, 2014 at 5:08 PM EST|Updated: Jan. 21, 2014 at 10:16 PM EST
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ISLE OF PALMS, SC (WCSC) - SCE&G officials say power has been restored to customers on Isle of Palms and Sullivan's Island.

According to officials, the outage happened after equipment on a barge, which was working on the Intracoastal Waterway, made contact with a power line.

Earlier in the day, the outage affected more than 3,000 customers from areas on Isle of Palms, Sullivan's Island and Mount Pleasant.

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