WOODBRIDGE, Va. (AP) -- For the second time in a week, high winds have ripped the face off an iconic highway sign for Potomac Mills mall just off Interstate-95.
The part of the sign facing southbound traffic in Woodbridge came off Friday afternoon during heavy winds.
The facade facing northbound traffic came off on Feb. 19, when winds reached 65 mph.
A mall spokeswoman said the that both times the sign pieces fell along guardrails on I-95.
Utilities in northern Virginia reported outages for about 35,000 customers Friday afternoon.
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