Power outages in Wappapello, Ellsinore

ELLSINORE, MO (KFVS) - Hundreds of customers were without power near Lake Wappapello and Ellsinore on Wednesday.

Stanley Estes with Ozark Border Electric says they had a small line down near Wappapello and there are about 11 customers without power.

Now, power to everyone except a few houses is restored, according to Estes.

A feeder line near Ellsinore was out and there were about 400 customers without power, down from 600 earlier in the outage.

Estes says wind and fire was the cause of the outages.

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