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Storm cleanup continues on South Shore, where tens of thousands remain without power – Boston News, Weather, Sports – Boston, Massachusetts

Boston, Massachusetts 2021-10-28 12:21:40 –

Duxbury, Massachusetts. (WHDH)-A powerful Nor’easter barks in the area, kills trees and branches, Knock out electricity to hundreds of thousands of Bay residents..

Utility crews were at their best in Daxbury, where many homeowners were still dealing with debris and downed wires.

Among them was Matthew Toska, who remembered when a giant tree fell into his house as his family survived the storm.

“It was crazy,” he told 7NEWS. “As we were brewing coffee to start the day, we heard big cracks and booms … Fortunately (Thursday) didn’t hit any bedroom and everyone was fine.

Power outages remain a major concern for South Shore residents.

As of Thursday afternoon, MEMA says the towns of Hingham, Cohasset, and Scituate remain 100 percent power-free. Nearby Norwell shows that 99% of customers have no electricity, 84% of customers in Marshfield are in the dark, and about 74% of Daxbury’s inhabitants have no electricity.

A spokesperson for a local utility company urges residents to be patient and emphasize that they work 24 hours a day to power them back on.

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