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Consumers Energy Works to Restore Power to Thousands

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JACKSON, Mich. (WLNS) - Consumers Energy says crews are working 16 hour shifts to get the power back on in Jackson County.

They say at 11a.m. Wednesday, more than 5,000 customer's in Jackson County were without power, more than any other area.To get it back on, the company pulled in 50 crews from other parts of the state and 20 contract crews.

Consumers Energy hopes to restore power by 8p.m. Thursday.

It's important to remember, if you see a downed power line, or need to report an outage, don't touch any downed line: call Consumers Energy at 800-477-5050.

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