Duke Energy outage affects thousands in Onslow County

JACKSONVILLE, N.C. (WNCT) – A power outage in Onslow County leaves thousands in the dark Monday morning.

Duke Energy reported nearly 2,300 customers without power as of 5:40am.

The online outage center shows the outages have decreased to 1,500 customers. Power is expected to be restored to all customers by 9:00am.

At this time, Duke Energy hasn’t released the cause for the outage.

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