Update 10/8 at 1:40 p.m. — Power has been restored to downtown Greenville
Update 10/8 at 1:10 p.m. — The majority of power to downtown Greenville has been restored.
Duke Energy Spokesperson Ryan Mosier says that crews are on-site around downtown working to reroute power.
GREENVILLE, S.C.(WSPA) — Duke Energy is reporting nearly 5,000 outages in the downtown Greenville area.
Outages include N. River Street, Main Street and West McBee Avenue.
The City of Greenville tweeted that Duke Energy is expecting to have the power restored in an hour or so.