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Wilson North Carolina - Severe Storms Cause Power Outages Hazardous Travel Friday 20 May 2022 ( news )
Wilson , state North Carolina ( By Press Release office)
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UPDATE 7:10 a . m .
Wilson Energy outages are quickly decreasing . Forest Hills Road is closed from Downing to Tarboro St . We expect this closure to last several days .
UPDATE 6 a . m .
The thunderstorms early this morning have caused downed trees and left more than 14 , 000 Wilson Energy customers without power .
Crews are working to restore power and clear streets as quickly and safely as possible .
Wilson Police Department is managing traffic at major intersections in the area . Avoid these areas if you can .
Check street closures and hazards here:
https://gis . wilsonnc . org/portal/apps/webappviewer/index . html?id=e1201f10cf744da1b791f59bed852068
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