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Crews work to restore power in metro after strong thunderstorms

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OKLAHOMA CITY – More than 11,000 people were without power in the metro after strong thunderstorms Thursday evening.

There were nearly 7,500 without power in Yukon and around 3,800 in Oklahoma City.

OG&E crews worked to restore power throughout the evening.

Drivers were asked to avoid areas near Yukon, Mustang and west OKC due to downed power lines.

To report an outage or for updates, call 405-272-9595.