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Power has been restored to all Miami County DP&L customers

Published: Thursday, August 15, 2019 @ 5:24 AM
Updated: Thursday, August 15, 2019 @ 6:28 AM

Update@6:28 a.m.:

The power outage happened when a car struck a pole about 3:30 this morning, a DP&L spokesperson said.

Crews had to shut off power to customer in an effort to safely replace the pole, and power was restored to all customers about 5:30 a.m., the spokesperson said. 

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We’re working to get more details about the car crash. 

Update@5:28 a.m.:

Power has been restored to all Miami County customers. 

It’s not clear at this time what caused to outage, but we’ve reached out to DP&L for an explanation. We will inform you as soon as we get a response. 

Update@4:30 a.m.: 

More than 600 customers are without power in the West Milton area of Miami County.

First report:

Power has been restored after storms that moved through the northern counties of the Miami Valley knocked out power to about 1,500 Dayton Power & Light customers.

>> Continued chance for isolated showers, storms this evening

The majority of the power outages were in the Sidney and De Graff areas after trees fell on power lines, Mary Ann Kabel, DP&L operations manager, said.