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      Car wreck causes power outages in Florence

      Florence County 911 dispatchers say a car wreck at David McLeod Boulevard and West Evans Street knocked out power to homes and businesses in West Florence when a car hit a utility pole.

      No word yet on any injuries.

      About 1,400 people were without power for a few hours.

      According to Progress Energy online outage maps, power has been restored to everyone.