CLEVELAND – The election wasn’t the only thing people were blown over by on Tuesday.
Wind gusts reached 40 mph on Election Day.
According to First Energy, more than 30,000 people experienced a power outage.
Trumbull County has been hit the hardest with 14,303 people having no power. Twenty-one precincts in Trumbull County were affected by the power outages. Paper ballots are being taken to the precincts so that residents can still vote.
A wind advisory is in effect for Cuyahoga, Lake, Lorain, and Lakeshore Ashtabula counties until 10 p.m.
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