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UPDATE: Youngstown power restored after power knocked out for nearly 10,000

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YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -

According to the FirstEnergy website, fewer than five customers are without power after approximately 9,800 customers in the downtown Youngstown area and some areas to the east of there that were without power earlier today. 

Customers were left without power after a high voltage line was damaged. 

Chris Eck from First Energy tells 21 News crews are investigating what caused the damage to the line, but said it cut off power to seven substations. 

Power is expected to be fully restored by 6:00 p.m.

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