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Downed trees cause power and traffic issues throughout region

Multiple trees have fallen and are blocking traffic around the Kanawha County area.
Multiple trees have fallen and are blocking traffic around the Kanawha County area.
Updated: Jun. 10, 2021 at 6:43 AM EDT
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(WSAZ) - Multiple trees have fallen and are blocking traffic or causing power problems throughout the area.

One lane is blocked along Haynes Branch and Harding Hill Dr. in Charleston.

The entire road is being blocked in the 900 block of Trace Fork in Sissonville.

A tree is blocking the eastbound lanes in front of the West Side Fire Department near St. Albans.

AEP is reporting nearly 450 customers in the Huntington are without power after a tree fell on a power line around 12:30 Thursday morning.

Another 425 customers in the Hurricane area are without power, according to AEP as of 7:15 Thursday morning.

We will be following the cleanup efforts and bring you updates on the traffic problems as they come into the newsroom.

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