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POWER OUTAGES: Power restored to thousands in Morehead City

Duke Energy says most of the outages are in Morehead City
About 6,000 customers are without power in and around Morehead City
About 6,000 customers are without power in and around Morehead City
Published: Jan. 28, 2021 at 3:59 AM EST
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CARTERET COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - Power has been restored to thousands of customers in Morehead City.

As of 9 a.m. Duke Energy says only 10 customers are still out of power. It’s expected to be restored by 10:30 a.m.

Dominion Energy says about 130 customers are without power near Ahoskie and about 100 customers near Bertie County.

As of 6:00 a.m. Thursday, around 5,000 Morehead City residents are still without power.

Dominion Energy says there are 260 outages reported in Martin County near Parmele and Robersonville.

About 6,000 customers are without power in and around Morehead City early Thursday morning.

According to the Duke Energy outage map, it was first reported just before 2:30 a.m. because of a damaged power line. Power is expected to be restored sometime between 6:45 and 7:30 a.m.

Dominion Energy says more than 70 people are without power near Ahoskie in Hertford County. That outage is expected to be restored by 6:00 a.m.

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