Strong Thunderstorms Causing Power Outages
(KTVI) – Sunday’s fast moving thunder storms are not only dumping lots of rain in the metro area, but causing power outages in the St. Louis area.
Downed trees, limbs and high winds have contributed to the power outages.
As of 7:30 pm, power is out for about 11,000 Ameren customers in the St. Louis area; 1,200 in Missouri and around 10,000 in the Metro East.
Most of the outages in the Metro East, are in the Granite City, Edwardsville and Collinsville area.