Hundreds of Huntsville Utilities customers still without power after winter storm

Alabama News

MADISON COUNTY, Ala. (WHNT) – A power outage affected 12,000 Huntsville Utilities customers across Madison County Monday morning.

The company provided an update around 9 p.m. saying 288 customers did not have power and crews would continue to work until all customers have power.

At 8:10 a.m., the company said that 5,000 customers were without power, down from the nearly 8,300 reported around 6:45 a.m.

The company provided another update around 2 p.m. that approximately 1,000 customers were still without power following the winter storms.

Huntsville Utilities said around 4 p.m. that a few hundred customers were still without power following the winter storms.

Outages were scattered all across the county, and the company encouraged customers to reference the outage map. They were mostly small clusters caused by fallen trees on powerlines or ice and snow weighing the lines down.

HU said crews will work until all service is restored. There was not an estimated time of completion.

Anyone experiencing a service issue should call 256-53-LIGHT (256-535-4448) if they have not already done so.

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