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Thousands lose power in Washington County

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WASHINGTON COUNTY, OR (KPTV) -

Thousands of people were without power in Washington County on Wednesday afternoon.

The outages began around noon, according to Portland General Electric, and more than 3,000 people lost power.

The cause of the outages is under investigation.

PGE initially estimated that service would be restored for most customers who lost power by around 4:30 p.m., however according to PGE's website, power was back on by 1:50 p.m.

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