Power restored to most in Greene County after weather caused outages this evening

Power restored to most in Greene County after weather caused outages this evening

MIAMI VALLEY — UPDATE @ 6:20 p.m.:

All Greene County DP&L customers have had their power restored except for 29 locations.

Weather and high winds caused many power lines to come down this evening in Greene County communities around Xenia and Beavercreek causing thousands of outages at one point.

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A few outages still remain in Montgomery and Miami Counties, but power has been restored to most residencies.

We will continue to monitor outages across the region as weather floats in and out of the Miami Valley tonight.

FIRST REPORT:

Greene County Dayton Power & Light customers are experiencing significant power outages after heavy wind and weather swept through the area early this evening.

The outage map on DP&L’s website is showing 1,204 customers without power in Greene County.

A large number of outages are in the Beavercreek and Xenia areas.

Wires have been reported down in multiple areas as well, said Mary Ann Kabel, Spokesperson for DP&L.

DP&L has crews out in communities working to repair the outages.

A few other counties are also experiencing outages:

Preble - 244

Logan - 53

Montgomery - 22

Miami - 5

We are waiting to get an estimated restoration time from DP&L.