News Room

Media Contact:
Communications Department, Southwestern Electric Cooperative
E-mail: joe.richardson@sweci.com 
Phone: (800) 637-8667

1,200 Fayette County Members Without Power
Thursday, May 23, 2019

10:25 a.m.

Southwestern Electric Cooperative’s Sefton and Confidence substations went offline at 10:20 a.m. The outage is affecting members in an area that extends from Herrick south to St. Peter, and from Vandalia east to St. Elmo. Southwestern Electric and Ameren crews are patrolling lines to identify the source of the outage. No estimated time of restoration is currently available.