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Strong winds knock down power lines near Hinton

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HINTON W. Va (WVVA)- Strong winds knocked down power lines today on Willowood Road near Hinton.

The report came in just after four o'clock this afternoon.

Eyewitnesses at the scene said that at least 35 to 40 mile per hour winds blew dead tree branches all along the four and a half mile stretch of Willowwood.

The dead tree branches in turn knocked down the power lines.

Summers County 911 confirms that power has since been restored to the affected areas.




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