Power restored near Highway 49 & I-10

Power restored near Highway 49 & I-10
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GULFPORT, MS (WLOX) - Crews have restored power after strong thunderstorms impacted parts of South Mississippi Monday night, knocking out service along Highway 49 near I-10 in Gulfport.

Gulfport Police Public Information Officer, Sergeant Damon McDaniel, said all traffic lights were out at the intersections of Highway 49 & Community Road, as well as Highway 49 & Crossroads Parkway. Businesses at Highway 49 & Crossroads Parkway also lost power.

McDaniel said some street lights were also out in that area. Mississippi Power crews were dispatched and restored service to the affected areas by 9:30 p.m.

McDaniel said there were no power outages in areas south of I-10.

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