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KY utility crews head to hurricane zone; east coast flights affected

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE ) – LG&E and Kentucky Utilities crews were on their way to the hurricane zone on Sunday to aid in power restoration efforts after Hurricane Sandy strikes.

Nearly 300 line technicians, tree crews and other personnel from across the Louisville Metro area were headed to Pennsylvania. Once they arrive, they will await their assignments.

Also, Louisville International Airport flights departing to and arriving from the east coast were being affected by the hurricane.

Travelers or people who have arranged to pick up travelers at the airport should check the status of their flights at flylouisville.com before arriving at the airport.

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