By Heartland News
WILLIAMSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) - It appears that power has been restored to the almost five thousand Ameren customers in Williamson and Saline counties.
According to Ameren Illinois' website, earlier in the day there were 3,521 customers in Williamson county without power.
In Saline county 1,241 customers didn't have electricity.
But the website is now reporting that power to those customers has been restored.
It is not clear what caused the outage.