Power Outages in Broward County Leave Thousands in Darkness

Power outages left thousands in Broward County in the dark Tuesday night.

Over 27,000 people were without power in Broward County, according to a Florida Power and Light outage map.

People on social media shared pictures and videos of flames and black smoke rising in the sky and reported hearing explosions.

Another video shows patrons on Las Olas Boulevard in complete darkness.

Restaurant Patrons on Las Olas Boulevard Left in Darkness

[MI] Restaurant Patrons on Las Olas Boulevard Left in Darkness

Further details were not immediately available.

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