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All power restored in Ocean Springs

The exact cause is not known at this time. (Photo source: WLOX News) The exact cause is not known at this time. (Photo source: WLOX News)
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OCEAN SPRINGS, MS (WLOX) -

After thousands of Ocean Springs residents lost power Wednesday evening around 6:30 p.m., all power was restored shortly after 8 p.m. 

According to Jeff Shepard with Mississippi Power, the company was able to partially restore power within 30 minutes of the outage. All power in the area was restored 30 minutes before the expected 8:45 p.m. completion time. 

Shepard noted, "With severe weather still expected throughout the night, we continue to have crews on standby to safely and quickly respond."

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