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UPDATE: All power restored in Price Hill and surrounding areas

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UPDATE: All power has been restored throughout the area according to Duke Energy. Below is the original story.

A transmission line problem has caused power outages throughout the area on Wednesday.

Duke Energy confirms that 15,000 customers were originally without power. The outages are mostly centered in Newport, Covington, Clifton and Price Hill.

As of 5:15 p.m. over 1,500 customers were still without power. Price Hill  is the hardest hit area. All other areas are fully restored according to Duke Energy.

Duke says all areas should be restored by 6:30 p.m.

Power went out around 2:50 p.m.

FOX19 NOW will continue to update when more information becomes available.

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