Power Outages Reach 345,000

By WISE Web News

Power Outages Reach 345,000

February 10, 2013 Updated Feb 10, 2013 at 10:48 AM EDT

BOSTON, Mass. (www.incnow.tv) - The total number of homes and businesses without power throughout the Northeast has reached 345,000 due to the massive snowstorm.

Most of the outages have been reported in Massachusetts.

Utilities are reporting more than 243,000 of their power customers still in the dark Sunday morning, down from more than 400,000.

The storm started Friday night and dumped up to 3 feet of snow and knocked out power to more than 650,000 homes and businesses from Maine to Pennsylvania.

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