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Power Restored on Delmarva After Winter Storm

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UNDATED (WBOC/AP)- Utility crews across the Delmarva Peninsula restored service to thousands of customers after a winter storm coated the region with snow and ice.

The Delaware Electric Cooperative, which serves mostly rural areas of central and southern Delaware, reported about 6,800 customers in Sussex County without power Wednesday morning, but had restored service to all but about 50 customers by early afternoon.

Delmarva Power reported about 2,900 customers without power Wednesday morning, almost all of them in Cecil County, Md., where 11 inches of snow were reported in Elkton. The utility reported fewer than 20 customers without power Wednesday afternoon.

If you have a power outage to report, do not call 911. Instead, contact your local power company for assistance in reporting an outage. They also ask for you to have a copy of your bill readily available so they can get your account information.

To report an electrical power outage, To report a power outage or other electrical emergency such as a downed wire, pole accident, or tree limb on a wire, Delmarva Power customers in New Castle County, Del. and Cecil and Harford counties in Maryland should call 1-800-898-8042. Delmarva Power customers in Kent and Sussex counties, Del. and the Eastern Shore of Maryland should call 1-800-898-8045.

Choptank Electric members on the Eastern Shore of Maryland should call 1-800-410-4790. Choptank also reminds customers to not forward e-mails to report outages.

Delaware Electric Cooperative members in Sussex and Kent counties who experience an outage should call the co-op's emergency service line at 855-DEC-9090.

A & N Electric Cooperative members on the Eastern Shore of Virginia should call the cooperative at (757) 787-9750 or (800) 431-2632 to report outages. Advise ANEC if there are any medical emergencies or if a standby generator is in use.

Click on the below links for the latest power outage information in your area (if any):

To see the latest Delmarva Power outage updates, click here.

To see the latest Delaware Electric Cooperative power outage updates, click here.

To see the latest Choptank Electric Cooperative power outage updates, click here.

To see the latest A & N Electric Cooperative power outage updates, click here.

 

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