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Power restored to over 3,000 in Franklin Co., IL

(Source: Benton Fire Department/Facebook) (Source: Benton Fire Department/Facebook)
BENTON, IL (KFVS) -

Ameren, Illinois is reported over 3,000 without service in the Franklin Co., Ill area on Sunday, June 18.

According to the Benton Fire Department's Facebook page, it was partially due to a power pole that caught fire.

The department said power was out for most of Benton and West City as they waited on Ameren to arrive.

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