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Downed Trees Cause Problems in Lakeville, Other Areas

Thousands of Bristol County residents are going on their fourth day without electricity, after the weekend blizzard toppled trees and snapped utility poles.

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In Lakeville, the roads are fairly clear, but a large tree on County Road that fell onto power lines was just being cleared Monday afternoon.

Mark Dube lives just across the street and tells WBSM News he had to borrow a generator just to keep his pipes from freezing.

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Dube says the whole neighborhood has been accomodating as possible to expediate relief efforts.

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Several local power companies are working in tandem to remove the tree and restore power in that area.

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