Shoppers Use Flashlights in Houston Grocery Store Amid Power Outages

A grocery store in Houston, Texas, lost power on February 17 amid record-breaking winter weather.

This footage, filmed at a Foodarama store in the Lazybrook/Timbergrove neighborhood, shows people using the flashlights on their phones to light the way.

Local media reported on February 17 that power in parts of Houston may not be restored for days. Credit: Jason Spencer via Storyful

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