DALLAS (AP) A severe thunderstorm in Texas has knocked out power to some residents of the Dallas-Fort Worth area.

A spokeswoman for the utility Oncor said Wednesday that 11,000 of its customers were blacked out by lightning and wind.

Spokeswoman Jeamy Molina said most of the outages caused by the Tuesday night storm were in the Fort Worth area.

There were widespread reports of hail in Fort Worth and surrounding areas.

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