Power outages restored to DP&L customers in the Miami Valley

Published: Thursday, July 18, 2019 @ 7:50 PM
Updated: Friday, July 19, 2019 @ 6:32 AM

UPDATE (July 19) @ 6:30 a.m: After nearly 7,000 Dayton Power and Light customers lost power Thursday evening, only 77 remain without power as of Friday morning, according to the online outage map.

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Before the restoration, Montgomery County residents were the most affected early Friday with nearly 1,800 still without power near the Huber Heights area.

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Power was restored to nearly all impacted customers around 5:30 a.m.

“We’re still investigating the cause of the outage”, said Kevin Hall, DP&L spokesman.

INITIAL REPORT:

More than 6,000 Dayton Power and Light customers are without power, according to data from the DP&L outage map.

The outages reportedly began around 7 p.m. and 7,255 customers were initially impacted, according to DP&L spokeswoman MaryAnn Kabel.

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Crews are on scene investigating the cause of the outages and have brought power back to 1,340 customers.

DP&L hopes to have power restored to all customers within the hour, Kabel said.

Power outages:
  • Montgomery County: 6,056
  • Clinton County: 24
  • Greene County: 15
  • Preble County: 12
  • Champaign County: 6
  • Logan County: 5
  • Clark County: 4
  • Shelby County: 3