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

Wind And Lightning Interrupt Service As Storm Moves Through Area
Wednesday, June 26, 2019

4:45 p.m.

Thunderstorms moving through the region this afternoon are interrupting service to members of Southwestern Electric Cooperative.
 
As of 4:30 p.m., 425 members were without power. Strong winds and lightning have left 400 Madison County members without power, while 25 members in Bond County are without service.

Engineering and operations personnel have dispatched crews to make repairs. 
Members are cautioned to avoid all downed and low-hanging lines, as they may be energized or become energized at any time.