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Quick power outage in Pitt County

By WCTI Staff
Published On: Oct 11 2013 10:46:29 PM CDT
Power Outage
PITT COUNTY -

Approximately 40,000 Greenville Utility Commission electric customers were without power for a brief period of time Friday night.

Utility officials said it was due to an interruption in power supply from Duke Energy Progress. They said the problem happened at a GUC delivery substation on Mumford Road around 8:12 p.m.

Duke Energy Progress employees were working on their transmission circuits at the time of the interruption. Power was restored at 8:17 p.m.