Wide swaths of the Carolinas, Georgia, and Tennessee woke up to power outages Sunday morning as Winter Storm Diego continued to wreak havoc across the Southeast. Virginia also got affected as the day progressed.
According to PowerOutage.us, more than 12,000 had no electricity in North Carolina. Over 91,000 were cut off in South Carolina, 13,000 in northeastern Georgia and more than 16,000 in Tennessee. About 36,000 customers lost power in Virginia. At its peak, on Sunday the total number of people affected by the outage exceeded 400,000.
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