YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – At the height of the storms that rolled through the Valley overnight, there were nearly 15,000 customers without power.
As of noon Wednesday, about half of the power was restored but still left 3,381 in Columbiana County without service, 2,489 in Mahoning County, 299 in Trumbull County, 18 in Mercer County, and 293 in Lawrence County.
Some AEP customers in Columbiana County were also experiencing outages.
First Energy hopes to have power restored to all customers by Wednesday night, though some may not have power restored until Thursday night.
No injuries were reported during the storms, but there is property damage across the state.