Fewer than 300 without power after storms knock out service 1,600 DP&L customers

Published: Friday, July 20, 2018 @ 1:52 PM
Updated: Friday, July 20, 2018 @ 7:50 PM

UPDATE @ 7:50 p.m.

Fewer than 300 Dayton Power & Light customers without power after storms knocked out service to more than 1,600 across the region.

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The majority of outages, as of 7:50 p.m., are in Greene County, where there are 154 customers in the dark, according to the DP&L online outage map.

Other outages include 80 in Montgomery County; 27 in Miami County; 6 in Mercer County; 3 each in Preble and Shelby counties; 2 each in Champaign and Darke counties; and 1 in Auglaize County.

Ohio Edison is reporting fewer than five outages in Clark County.

EARLIER

There are more than 1,600 Dayton Power & Light customers without power after the first round of storms moved through the area.

As of 4:25 p.m., the number of customers without power was 1,657, according to the DP&L online outage map.

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Most of those without power were in Montgomery and Greene counties, with more than 650 each.

In Mercer County, there were 720 outages as of 1:50 p.m., but service was restored to all but 5 as of 2:35 p.m.

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Other outages include, by county: 60 in Darke; 160 in Miami; 7 in Warren; 5 in Preble; and 1 in Shelby.

Ohio Edison reports 24 power outages in Clark County, as of 4:25 p.m.

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