charlotte and state wide stae of emergency.
an ice storm last wensday and thursday caused power to be out to over 1.7 million people. damage is still being counted ,and wil be in the high millions of dollars. danage to city of charlotte worse thatn hurricane hugo. at this time still have over 150,000 in the city without power.
4 extra units in service to assist in 700 calls a day. when 260 is about normal. 3 dead from co2 poisiong.
about 80 working fires in last four days.