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Power restored to thousands in High Point after massive outage

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HIGH POINT, N.C. – Power has been restored to about 5,000 people in High Point after a massive outage on Sunday.

The incident was caused by a downed tree in the Oak Hollow and Johnson Street area, according to High Point Public Information Office Jeron Hollis.

The power was restored at about 5 p.m. Sunday.