Stories tagged with: AEP

May 23, 2016 - 4:04pm
13 weeks 2 days ago

More than 800 American Electric Power customers are without service in the South Zanesville area following a semi truck accident Monday afternoon.

It happened shortly after 1:00 p.m. on the Maysville Pike.

Initial reports indicate a semi truck was on Clay Street heading towards the Maysville intersection when the truck caught a low hanging power line, causing a pole to fall over on top of the truck.  After the pole collapsed over the truck, it then caused two other power...

April 2, 2016 - 6:13pm
20 weeks 3 days ago

American Electric Power says now only 253 customers are without power in Muskingum County after strong storms ripped through Southeastern Ohio late Saturday afternoon.  A-E-P is reporting Sunday morning outages in the Zanesville area are expected to be repaired by 6:00 p.m. Sunday and that power in Guernsey, Perry and Licking Counties hasbeen restored.



February 16, 2016 - 5:11am
27 weeks 1 day ago

Some residents of Muskingum County are waking up without power Tuesday morning.

American Electric Power reports over 570 customers are without service at this time.  The outages are in the Avondale, Frazeysburg, Dresden and Duncan Falls areas. AEP has no estimated time for the return of service, but crews are working on the problem.

There are also over 115 without power in Coshocton County. Crews are currently working to restore service in that area.



May 27, 2015 - 2:46am
1 year 12 weeks ago

UPDATE:  AEP is reporting that all power has been restored in the WHIZ viewing area.

Some residents in our area woke up without power Wednesday morning as heavy storms moved through the area on Tuesday. 

Taking a look at outages in our area: 

Muskingum Co: 289 without service

Shortly after 9:00 p.m. Tuesday evening, a line of storms with winds reaching 50 mph made their way through the county, knocking down trees and power lines in numerous...

April 22, 2015 - 6:04pm
1 year 17 weeks ago

A tree that fell onto a house has left at least 4 people displaced Wednesday evening.

The incident happenend around 3:00PM at 149 Galliger Street. We spoke to Rex McManes who has been living at the home for a little over a year now. He was inside when the tree fell, and described to us what it was like.

"I was in and out of a movie I was watching, I turned around and the whole house sister--our rooms are on the backside and it fell right down the middle. Alright...

April 9, 2015 - 6:40am
1 year 19 weeks ago

American Electric Power said service has been restored to customers in Muskingum County.

AEP Ohio said around 6:15 Thursday morning power went out to over 1,200 of its customers in the north Zanesville, Frazeysburg Road area.  



March 29, 2015 - 10:41pm
1 year 21 weeks ago

 AEP reports that 1,194 customers were without power Sunday night. First reports of a power line going down came in around 10 p.m. Crews were at the scene repairing the line. Power was restored Monday morning.

December 1, 2014 - 12:20pm
1 year 38 weeks ago

A power outage is forcing the closure of an area school. 

The Starlight School and Workshop will close Monday at 11:30 due to a power outage.

American Electric Power said the outage is effected 1,183 customers in the Adams Lane area. AEP reports a power pole caught on fire and crews on the scene corrected the problem.


December 1, 2014 - 11:27am
1 year 38 weeks ago

 Residents of Muskingum County found themselves without power Monday morning. 

AEP Ohio reported over 1,000 customers without service at one time.

A representative from AEP said that the outage was in the Adams Lane Area and was due to a pole fire. 


November 17, 2014 - 8:27am
1 year 40 weeks ago

 On top of the snow to start our Monday morning some people are waking up without power. American Electric Power reports 4,620 customers are without service Monday morning. 

AEP also reports that 489 customers are without service in Coshocton County.

American Electric Power says there is a problem with a transmission line at a sub-station in Newark. No word when service will be restored.


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