George Hiotis

Power Outage Update — Many Still Without Service

by George Hiotis on August 5, 2010 at 5:15 am

The severe thunderstorms that ripped through our area and the rest of Ohio are still being felt on Thursday. Here are the latest power outage numbers from our region. American Electric Power says in Muskingum County 42 customers are still without service…Other areas are having bigger problems…In Guernsey County 3577 customers are without power…in Licking County its 811…in Morgan County its 400 and in Coshocton County 252 customers still are without service. A-E-P says service should be restored in Muskingum County sometime Thursday evening…In Guersney County all power won’t be restored until Saturday August 7th and in Licking County service should be restored by Friday August 6th.
Guernsey Muskingum Electric Cooperative says over 1300 customers are without service in Guernsey County and should be restored by tomorrow morning