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Nearly 20,000 south Charlotte, Ballantyne residents without power

A power outage is affecting nearly 20,000 south Charlotte residents Tuesday afternoon.

According to the Duke Energy outage map, more than 19,000 people who live in the areas of south Charlotte and Ballantyne are without power. The outages were first reported around 11:45 a.m.

There's no word on what caused the outages.

The outages are affecting residents who live along Providence Road and Ardrey Kell Road. The majority of those affected live in the Piper Glen Estates and Providence Crossing neighborhoods.

Power is expected to be restored between 2:45 p.m. and 4:30 p.m.