Widespread power outages in Mahoning Valley from Saturday storms
Severe storms are hitting the Mahoning Valley again Saturday afternoon, leading to power outages.
Below is a look at the latest outage numbers:
- Mahoning County - 27,601 (25% of county)
- Trumbull County - 30,366 (37% of county)
- Columbiana County - 5,960 (19% of county)
Boardman is the hardest-hit area in Mahoning County with more than 4,300 outages. Youngstown also has over 4,000 reported outages.
Campbell, Coitsville and Lowellville are almost completely in the dark with more than 97% of customers without power.
Struthers, Poland Township, Springfield Township, Beaver Township and Austintown all have more than 1,000 outages.
In Trumbull County, more than 5,000 outages are being reported in Howland. Bazetta, Brookfield, Liberty and Hubbard have all reported more than 1,000 outages.
Smaller townships like Greene, Gustavus, Hartford, Johnston and Vernon are showing more than 90% of the area without power.
Several Columbiana communities are dealing with widespread outages according to FirstEnergy.
Butler Township and Salem Township have more than half of customers without power as of 2:00 p.m.
Restoration times have not yet been listed by FirstEnergy.