Thousands without power following storm activity

Photo compliments of Duke Energy
Photo compliments of Duke Energy

CLERMONT COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - Power is slowly being restored after thousands were left without power following a string of storm activity in the tri-state.

According to Duke Energy, the bulk of the outages came from Clermont County. As of 12:15 p.m. on Saturday, 4,943 outages were reported in Clermont.

Nearly 800 Duke Energy customers were left without power in Hamilton as well.

Duke Energy typically restores power for customers within three hours. However, following a storm or when widespread damage has occurred, outage restorations will take longer.

Duke Customers are encouraged to call 1-800-543-5599 to report outages and get an estimated time of restoration.

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