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Posted: 11:40 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013
CHARLOTTE, N.C. —
Duke Energy officials are preparing for a busy night as a powerful storm bears down on the Carolinas.Crews told Channel 9 that power lines surrounded by trees are especially dangerous.They said their major concerns are outages.With the high winds expected, officials said outages are inevitable, but they plan to get power restored as quickly as possible.They have been working with meteorologist for the past couple of days to create a storm response plan.Crews will work throughout the day to respond to calls and others are on standby to work after the storm passes.For drivers on the road during this time, the energy company wants them to be careful.Their advice is to consider every power line regardless of where it is, to be live.
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