Workers with SCE&G fix downed power lines caused by a dead tree that fell  on Parris Island Gateway near the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Tuesday afternoon in Beaufort.  Burton fire department, Port Royal Police and the Beaufort Sheriff's Department responded and the traffic was blocked from traveling through the area for about two hours as SCE&G secured the live power lines.  Normal traffic resumed at 5:20 p.m.
Workers with SCE&G fix downed power lines caused by a dead tree that fell on Parris Island Gateway near the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Tuesday afternoon in Beaufort. Burton fire department, Port Royal Police and the Beaufort Sheriff's Department responded and the traffic was blocked from traveling through the area for about two hours as SCE&G secured the live power lines. Normal traffic resumed at 5:20 p.m. Staff photo
Workers with SCE&G fix downed power lines caused by a dead tree that fell on Parris Island Gateway near the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on Tuesday afternoon in Beaufort. Burton fire department, Port Royal Police and the Beaufort Sheriff's Department responded and the traffic was blocked from traveling through the area for about two hours as SCE&G secured the live power lines. Normal traffic resumed at 5:20 p.m. Staff photo

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