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Strong winds likely culprit for area power outages

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High winds Monday morning took a toll on a number of trees and power lines. It's been so windy, the Ohio Turnpike had to issue a ban on high-profile vehicles. 

Around 200 Toledo Edison customers are still without power Monday afternoon, and nearly 200 customers are without power in Williams County after high winds knocked down area power lines early Monday morning.

Forestry crews cleaned up an uprooted tree near Richards in West Toledo.  A five-foot diameter tree also fell on a vacant home in Frenchtown Township. While there was heavy damage to the roof, no one was injured.

Toledo had a peak wind of nearly 59 miles per hour Monday morning.  

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