CAPE GIRARDEAU COUNTY, Mo. (KFVS) - Ameren Missouri officials reported thousands without power in Cape Girardeau County on Thursday, Jan. 16.
At most there were 2,872 customers without power.
The outage began at 7:09 a.m.
As of 9:18 a.m. the majority of power had been restored.
Ameren officials said the power outage stemmed from a downed wire on Old Sprigg Street.