June 14 Storm Recovery
Heavy wind and rain thundered through the Carolinas on June 14, resulting in more than 350,000 outages.
The hardest hit counties included Wake, Forsyth, Mecklenburg, Johnston, Moore, Guilford, Lee and Rockingham.
Damage from the storm was described as extremely severe in many areas. Trees were uprooted, poles snapped and power lines knocked to the ground. In the hardest hit areas, portions of the electrical system require rebuilding before power can be restored.
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