Southwest elementary, middle, high schools moved to remote learning due to power outage in High Point; outage fixed

Piedmont Triad News

HIGH POINT, N.C. (WGHP) — Three Guilford County schools operated on remote learning Monday due to a power outage.

Duke Energy reported around 1,100 customers without power early Monday, caused by a car hitting their equipment.

Due to this outage, Southwest Elementary, Southwest Middle and Southwest High School used remote learning for Monday.

High Point police say this was a single-vehicle crash around the 800 block of Skeet Club Road. There are no injuries reported and no word on the cause of the crash.

Power was restored shortly before 4 p.m.

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