Power Lines
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Thousands of customers remain without power in West Virginia a day after severe thunderstorms rolled through the state.

FirstEnergy says on its website that about 7,500 homes and businesses were without electricity Tuesday afternoon. That includes 2,400 customers in Pendleton County, 1,800 in Harrison County and 1,200 in Jefferson County.

Storms Cause Widespread Power Outages

Jul 15, 2015
American Electric Power
American Electric Power

Over 36 thousand customers are without power this morning after another line of severe thunderstorms moved through the state yesterday.  On its website, Mon Power says it expects to turn the lights back on for its 7,291 residents and businesses by ten o’clock tonight.