More than 3,000 without power in Franklin, Delaware counties

CENTRAL OHIO (WCMH) — More than 3,000 AEP customers are without power in Franklin and Delaware counties after storms rolled through Central Ohio Saturday morning.

In Franklin County, there are currently 2,906  AEP Ohio customers without power, which is down from 3,948 earlier today. An additional 102 customers do not have power in Delaware County, which is down from 2,300 earlier today.

An AEP Ohio spokesperson said crews had to wait for the storms to pass in order to begin working on the damaged lines, but that the crews are en route to the affected areas now. There is no estimated restoration time.

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