Electricity nearly fully restored in New Jersey following storm

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The electricity that went out during Monday's severe storms is nearly fully restored in New Jersey.

Roughly 200 customers were still without service Friday evening, according to Jersey Central Power & Light’s online outage map. The outages were mostly in Monmouth and Morris counties. It was unclear if all of the outages were left were storm-related.

The company said that power should be fully restored by late Friday night.

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PSE&G says that crews restored service to all of its customers affected by the storm on Thursday.

More than 360,000 statewide were without power during the height of the storms, which packed strong winds. The winds downed trees and power lines.

The Associated Press wire services contributed to this report.

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