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U.K.: High winds, floods damage overhead power lines

December 9, 2013 - 6:00am

High winds and flooding in North Lincolnshire has damaged overhead power lines, Scunthorpe Telegraph reported.

Sarah Wilkinson, communications advisor for Northern Powergrid Holdings Co., said "this is one of the worst situations we've had for a while." Ms. Wilkinson added that "the scale of the damage is very unprecedented." Around 135,000 properties in the North East, Yorkshire and North Lincolnshire lost electricity.

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