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VEC customers in Bradley and Polk Counties experiencing outage

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UPDATE: Around 6,300 residents were without power Tuesday morning in the Bradley and Polk county areas.

A tree fell on the TVA transmission line along Hwy 64 early this morning.

Power has been restored by the TVA to customers at the Ocoee substations.

About 1,600 people are still without power at the McDonald substation. 

TVA crews are still working to bring power back to the remaining customers.


PREVIOUS STORY: Over 6,000 Volunteer Electrical Cooperative customers are without power this morning.

VEC says the TVA currently is experiencing a power outage which is affecting two substations, causing outages in Bradley and Polk counties.

Crews are on the scene and working to get power back on.

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