Power restored for nearly 700 customers in Aynor

AYNOR, SC (WBTW) – Duke Energy online outage maps confirm almost 700 customers had power restored Tuesday afternoon.

According to the website, the outage was first reported Tuesday at 1:48 p.m. and crews expect the power to be back on around 4 p.m. Duke estimates that 674 current customers are affected. As of 4:45 p.m., the issues had been resolved and the maps did not show any outages in the area.

Lisa Bourcier with Horry County Government says the Aynor Library closed for the rest of the afternoon due to the outage. They will resume normal operating hours tomorrow.

The maps did not display the reason for the outage. You can track the progress on the Duke Energy website here.