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UPDATE: Just over 21,000 Toledo Edison customers in Lucas County are still without power Friday afternoon. 

FROM TOLEDO EDISON: Toledo Edison crews have been working around the clock to restore power to all affected customers as quickly and as safely as possible. We expect the majority of customers to be restored through Saturday, with the remaining areas extending through Monday, provided no additional storm damage occurs. We thank you for your patience, and as always, please remember to treat all downed wires as live and dangerous.

The power company also warns all of us to treat all downed lines as live and dangerous. If you have a downed power line or another hazardous situation call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877) 

 

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