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Sylvester undergoes power outage

Lightning struck in downtown Sylvester, at Isabella and Kelly Streets (Ken Washington, SPD image) Lightning struck in downtown Sylvester, at Isabella and Kelly Streets (Ken Washington, SPD image)
SYLVESTER, GA (WALB) -

Power was out in Sylvester early Friday afternoon, rendering traffic lights in the downtown area unworkable.

Sylvester Police confirm that SPD officers directed traffic at the major intersections.

An officer says he saw a lightning bolt hit a power pole downtown.

Electricity has been restored in the city.

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