Power restored after outage affected more than 2,000 in Cape Girardeau County

Cape Girardeau County power outage

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.

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