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Thursday storms blow down trees, knock out power

Downed trees in Cayce on K Avenue. (Source: Angel Williams Clark) Downed trees in Cayce on K Avenue. (Source: Angel Williams Clark)
Storm damage in Gilbert, SC. (Source: WISTV) Storm damage in Gilbert, SC. (Source: WISTV)
COLUMBIA, SC (WIS) -

Some thunderstorms throughout the Midlands Thursday evening left multiple reports of downed trees and power lines. 

Reports of downed trees have come out of Sumter, Fairfield, Lexington, and Orangeburg counties. 

There were no reports of tornadoes in our area. 

As many as 1700 customers lost power throughout the region as a result of the storms. Crews from various power utilities throughout the Midlands worked overnight to restore power. 

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