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      Lightning strike knocks power out to north end of Ithaca



      A lightning strike knocked-out power to the north end of Ithaca, a city spokesperson says.



      NYSEG crews are on the scene, and estimate the power to be out until about 6 pm.



      Drivers are being asked to avoid the 400 block of Cascadilla Street, between 4

      th

      and 5

      th

      Streets and the 300 block of Park Place, between Esty and Cascadilla Streets.


      Anyone with questions or concerns is asked to call the Ithaca Fire Department at 607-272-1234.

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