Power restored to hundreds after storms Wednesday night

Power restored to hundreds after storms Wednesday night
Electric crews worked throughout the night and into Thursday morning in southeast Missouri and southern Illinois to restore power. (Source: Pexels)

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS AND SOUTHEAST MISSOURI (KFVS) - Storms were to blame for knocking power to hundreds of customers in the Heartland on Wednesday night, July 15.

Electric crews worked throughout the night and into Thursday morning in southeast Missouri and southern Illinois to restore power.

As of 10 a.m. on Thursday, no power outages were reported in either state.

Earlier in the morning, nearly 300 customers were without power in Cape Girardeau County. Most of the outages were reported in Jackson and Gordonville areas with a few in Cape Girardeau.

In southern Illinois, at least 280 customers were without power in Jackson County. The outages were reported in the Elkville, De Soto and Vergennes areas.

Minor damage was reported from the storms.

No injuries have been reported.

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