Power restored after tree falls on power lines

Published: Monday, March 19, 2018 @ 8:53 PM
Updated: Monday, March 19, 2018 @ 10:42 PM

UPDATE @ 10:39 p.m.:

Power has been restored to the nearly 200 DP&L customers who were without power Monday night, according to the DP&L Outage Map.

A tree had fallen on power lines around 6:30 p.m. on Jaysville-St Johns Road in Greenville.

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FIRST REPORT:

Almost 200 DP&L customers are without power because of a fallen tree in Greenville Monday night. 

A large tree fell on DP&L power lines around 6:30 p.m. on Jaysville-St Johns Road north of US-36, according to dispatchers.

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The scene has been cleared but DP&L is working to restore power, according to DP&L spokesperson Mary Ann Kabel.

DP&L expects power to be restored around midnight but could change as progress is made, Kabel said.

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