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Power restored to most after severed electrical line causes outages

Published: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 @ 9:16 AM
Updated: Wednesday, December 27, 2017 @ 2:10 PM
By: Breaking News Staff

UPDATE @ 2:10 p.m.

Power has been restored to most of Miamisburg after a severed power line knocked out power to nearly 400 people Wednesday morning. 

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At 2:10 p.m., and online DP&L outage map reports only 10 outages in Montgomery County. 

UPDATE @ 11:35 a.m. 

Electric service is beginning to return to many in Miamisburg after a severed electric line caught fire and knocked out service to nearly 400 DP&L customers in Wednesday. 

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Neighbors reported the downed line and fire around 8 a.m. Wednesday on Sixth Street, between Ohio 725 and Maple Avenue. 

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All repair work was completed around 11 a.m. and neighbors told our crew they started to see electric service restored around 11:15 a.m. 

At 11:35 a.m., a DP&L outage map still reported 400 outages in Montgomery County. 


Nearly 400 customers are without power in Miamisburg after a power line severed from a pole on Sixth Street Wednesday morning. 

Firefighters have blocked Sixth Street between Ohio 725 and Maple Avenue while DP&L crews work to make repairs. 

Additional details were not immediately available.