DP&L: Crews restore power after severe storms hit the area

Published: Monday, June 17, 2019 @ 8:05 PM
Updated: Tuesday, June 18, 2019 @ 7:23 AM

Heavy downpour in Xenia

Thousands of DP&L customers were without power Monday night due to the severe showers and storms passing through the Miami Valley.

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At the peak of power loss around 9:05 p.m., outage totals were 6,362.

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The outages were caused by many power lines becoming downed due to the storms that passed through, according to DP&L spokesperson Mary Ann Kabel. She said crews are currently working to repair all power lines.

As of Tuesday morning, there are currently 168 customers without power.

Clinton 5

Shelby 1

Greene 72

Montgomery 90