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The crash happened on Murfreesboro Road near Ralston Lane around 6:30 a.m.
The city of Mt. Juliet is currently experiencing internet and phone outages, which are reportedly affecting all city offices.
Two transformer fires near Green Hill High School caused power outages for residents for about an hour Friday afternoon.
Heavy rain and thunderstorms have brought flooding and power outages to parts of Anderson, Blount and Knox counties.
A couple thousand people in South Nashville experienced a power outage Wednesday. NES said it was from equipment failure and repaired it.
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Residents across the region lost power due to the strong winds and storms blowing through Wednesday evening.
Power outages and wind damages are being reported across the Midstate as parts of Middle Tennessee and Southern Kentucky are under a tornado watch. FOX 17 News is seeing reports of wires and trees down in the Metro area due to gusts of wind. Nashville Electric Service (NES) currently has 5,550 customers with power outages in the Metro area. You can track the NES power outages and access their power outage map here.
Severe weather and tornadoes passed through Middle Tennessee, along with several other states, early Saturday morning.
Check power outages in your neighborhood after severe weather passed through Tennessee on Saturday morning.
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Power Outage FAQs
What is Power Outage?
Power outage (also called a power cut, a power blackout, power failure or a blackout) is a short-term or a long-term loss of the electric power to a particular area.
What Causes Power Outages?
- Severe weather (high winds, lightning, winter storms, heat waves, rain or flooding can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Other damage to electric transmission lines (vehicle accidents, trees, and animals can cause damage to power lines or equipment);
- Repairing, maintenance or upgrades on power lines and equipment.
What are the Top Outage Safety Tips?
- Stay away from the downed power lines, park vehicles in protected areas;
- Unplug appliances and electronics, limit cell phone use to conserve battery life;
- Use portable generators outdoors only, well away from open windows and doors;
- Pack perishable foods into a cooler, keep refrigerator and freezer doors shut as much as possible.