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Energy United map indicates power restored following outage in Huntersville, Cornelius area

EnergyUnited said crews found a squirrel in their Northcross substation, which caused the outage.
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HUNTERSVILLE, N.C. — EnergyUnited ap shows power has been restored to nearly 10,000 customers who were without power in parts of Huntersville and Cornelius Saturday morning.

Residents in the area reported the incident around 8 a.m. EnergyUnited said crews found a squirrel in their Northcross substation, which caused the outage.

The Huntersville Police Department confirmed power was out in several locations in north Huntersville at the time.

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