Power restored after outage affects thousands in North Charleston and Hanahan

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NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Power has been restored to thousands of Dominion Energy customers in North Charleston and Hanahan after an outage Tuesday morning.

Dominion Energy said crews were called out to an equipment issue in North Charleston but were unable to pinpoint the cause of that outage.

Paul Fischer, a spokesman for the utility company, said power had been restored to all customers at 12:47 p.m.

“We understand that any interruption in service, for any period of time, can be frustrating,” he said. “We thank all of our customers for their patience.”

Earlier Tuesday, viewers reported outages on Ashley Phosphate Road, Dorchester Road, Rivers Avenue and near Northwoods Mall among many areas.

We are working to learn more about the cause of that outage.

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