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In southern Mississippi, a 21-year-old man was killed when his car struck a tree that had fallen across a road, Copiah County Coroner Ellis Stuart said.

The storms moved across the Carolinas early Tuesday, knocking down trees and causing power outages.

Power outages were reported in several other states, including Maryland, Delaware, Virginia and West Virginia. In Georgia alone, more than 200,000 customers still without power by midday Tuesday.

More than 13,000 customers were without electricity in Virginia on Tuesday morning. The total includes more than 8,200 Appalachian Power customers and 5,200 Dominion Virginia Power customers.

According to Dominion’s website, more than 1,700 of Tuesday’s outages are in Southside Virginia. About 1,000 outages are in the Richmond area, and 900 are in Southeastern Virginia.

There also are outages in Northern Virginia, the Shenandoah Valley, the Western Piedmont, and the Gloucester and Northern Neck areas.

Appalachian Power’s outages include more than 2,700 in Wise County. The utility also reports outages in Henry, Patrick and Tazewell counties, and in Lynchburg.

Delmarva Power reported more than 1,000 outages in Maryland and Delaware following storms

As of 8 a.m. Tuesday, about 565 outages were being reported in Sussex County, Del. About 365 outages were reported in Somerset County, Md.

Delmarva spokeswoman Sandra May said crews are working to restore the outages.

In western Kentucky, seven people working at a plant suffered minor injuries Monday when a possible tornado hit.

Christian County Emergency Management Director Randy Graham said about three dozen people who usually work in the area of the Toyoda Gosei Automotive Sealing Kentucky that was struck by the storm were at the other end of the building for their lunch break when it hit.

“We’re fortunate not to have any serious injuries or death,” he said. The county is seeking a disaster declaration based on the damage at the plant. He said about 120 to 130 people were there when a front wall partially collapsed and a side wall and roof torn out.

Strong winds ripped away part of the roof of an elementary school gymnasium in Ashland City, Tenn., but officials said no children were injured.

Most of the storm damage in eastern Tennessee was caused by high winds, according to the National Weather Service.

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