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Fast-moving thunderstorm cuts power for Brighton, Penfield residents

Posted June 17th, 2014 @ 4:34pm by Bud Lowell

More than 1,400 RG&E customers lost power in Monroe and Wayne Counties about 3 this afternoon as a fast-moving, intense thunderstorm swept across the region south of Rochester.


Monroe Count got the worst of it, with Brighton, Penfield and East Rochester hit hardest. Winds gusting to more than 60 miles per hour brought down trees and power lines.


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