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Downed Trees Cause Problems For Duquesne Light Customers Throughout Pittsburgh Area

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PITTSBURGH (KDKA) -- Downed trees caused problems for a lot of Duquesne Light customers over the weekend.

On Saturday night, a tree on Browns Hill Road knocked out service to more than 2,000 customers in Squirrel Hill for at least two hours.

A tree brought down wires in the Pleasant Hills area Sunday afternoon, knocking out power to almost 800 customers around 4 p.m. Several businesses in the Southland shopping plaza were among those without power. Service was restored in the area around 6:30 p.m.

Another tree came down on Hilltop Avenue in Collier Township, knocking power out to 1,610 customers around 6:30 p.m. Service was back by Sunday night.

You can find a list of current outages on Duquesne Light's website.

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