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Winter Power Outages Across Kentucky

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LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)-- You don't ever want to lose your electricity, but especially when the temperatures are this low.

Unfortunately, that is just what happened in a couple of Kentucky counties Monday.

Officials say a burnt wire caused the outage to about 1,000 Salt River Electric customers in Bullitt and Nelson counties.

And Tuesday morning, hundreds of Kentucky Utilities customers across Central Kentucky are without power. 

We're told over 1,000 customers across the state are without power.

According to the outage map, most customers should have power back on by 7 a.m. 

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