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TO REPORT A POWER OUTAGE
- Duke Energy Progress is asking customers to report outages or register for outage notifications on their website or call 1-800-419-6356.
HELPFUL NUMBERS FOR ROAD INFORMATION·
- Call 511 North Carolina’s toll-free travel information line, the latest on current travel conditions, including major closures and wrecks, on interstate, state and U.S. routes.
- Dial *HP from your mobile phone for help from the North Carolina State Highway Patrol.
- Motorist assistance from theNCDOT State Farm Safety Patrol is available in certain parts of the state.
- TIMS, or or Traveler Information Management System, provides real-time information on events that may affect travel across the state.
Due to the conditions, Orange County Emergency Services wants residents to call 911 if they get into an accident on the roadways. If residents are looking for information on shelter openings in the county the emergency information hotline is (919) 245-6111.
LIST OF LOCAL SHELTERS OPEN
- Durham County
- Hillside High School
- Clayton High School
- Southern Middle School
- North Moore High School
- Virginia Cross Elementary School
- Northwood High School
- Sanderson High School
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