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Power restored to nearly 900 DP&L customers in Preble County

Published: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 @ 3:58 AM
Updated: Tuesday, April 23, 2019 @ 4:16 AM

UPDATE @ 4:20 a.m.: Power has been restored to hundreds of Dayton Power & Light customers in Preble County who experienced a power outage Tuesday morning.

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At its’ peak, 898 people were without power at approximately 4 a.m, according to the online outage map. Affected areas were east of U.S. 127 near Castine and West Manchester.

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The estimated restoration time was listed as 5 a.m., but power was restored to nearly all customers around 4:20 a.m.

Scattered showers and downpours moved through parts of the Miami Valley overnight, though it is unknown if this issue was weather-related. 

We’re working to learn why the outages occurred and will continue to update this story with additional details.