Thousands Lose Power in Schuylkill County

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More than 8,000 residents in Schuylkill County were without power Saturday afternoon.

According to PPL, more than eight thousand customers in several municipalities lost power around 1:00 p.m.

Crews spent the afternoon fixing the problem and power is back on to those customers tonight.

There is no word yet what caused the outage.


  • Mike Conway

    Did PP&L refuse to reveal names of the communities without power? It should have been an important part of your story.

  • Clarence Kropp

    Really, 8,000 people lose power I you don’t know why? Is this the end of the story or will you report it until you find out. you report the obvious tell us something we don’t know REPORT THE NEWS.

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