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Storm knocks out power to nearly 30K in NJ

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TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Nearly 30,000 homes and businesses in New Jersey are without electricity because of an icy storm that's causing power lines and tree limbs to snap.

The state's largest utility, PSE&G, is reporting 18,000 customers are without service. Most are in Mercer County.

JCP&L has 9,404 outages, mainly in Monmouth and Mercer counties.

Atlantic City Electric is reporting 2,461 customers without service. Many of them are in Gloucester counties.

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