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Storm causes damage in Dawson, knocks out six street lights

7th Avenue in Dawson (Source: Crystal Melton) 7th Avenue in Dawson (Source: Crystal Melton)
DAWSON, GA (WALB) -

According to dispatch, a storm that swept through Dawson Friday night caused lots of damage, including knocking out six street lights in the city.

Officials with dispatch said that there have also been multiple reports of power lines down.

And dispatch confirmed that an abandoned house does have tree damage.

According to the Georgia Power website, more than 1,400 customers were without power. By Saturday morning, that number was down to just over 20 customers.

Officials are looking into other reports of damage.

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