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Power restored in Arundel after BGE transmission lines blow
Power restored in Arundel after BGE transmission lines blow

Power has been restored to Annapolis homes and businesses and other nearby parts of Anne Arundel County after Baltimore Gas and Electric Co. reported a disruption to two main lines servicing the area Thursday night. Off-duty city police officers were called in to help direct traffic at blackened intersections throughout the city, and county officers had to assist in getting people out of the Annapolis Mall, said Lt. Glenn Shanahan, a county police spokesman. Anne Arundel Medical Center ran on generators, awaiting word as to when the power would return, a spokeswoman said. Rob Gould, a BGE spokesman, said the company expected power to be restored to most of the 70,000 customers early Friday...

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