Severe thunderstorms hit area

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Thunderstorms that rolled through the area left more than 8,000 MLGW customers without power Friday afternoon, the utility reported.

Some of the areas most severely affected were in Frayser and Est Memphis.

 

A Severe Thunderstorm Warning expired for most of the rest of the WREG viewing area at 2 p.m.